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Toothy Storytime

Lion roaring and showing his teeth.

Healthy teeth equals happy kids! This special storytime will include stories, songs, and rhymes about tooth care. Children who attend will receive a free toothbrush and book about oral hygiene, made possible through the efforts of the Olympic-Kitsap Early Learning Coalition and funded by a grant from Washington Dental Service.

Schedule:

Friday, February 12
10:15am, Toddler Storytime
11:15am, Baby Storytime
Port Angeles Main Library

Friday, February 19
10:30am, Family Storytime
Forks Branch Library

Friday, February 23
10:15am, Kindergarten Express Storytime
Port Angeles Main Library

Wednesday, February 24
10:30am, Toddler Storytime
11:30am, Preschool Storytime
Sequim Branch Library

For more information about this and other upcoming programs for youth, contact the Forks Branch Library at 360.374.6402, the Port Angeles Main Library at 360.417.8500 ext. 7705, the Sequim Branch Library at 360.683.1161, or send an email to .

Funding for this program has been generously provided by Access Baby &Child Dentistry and the Olympic-Kitsap Peninsulas Early Learning Coalition

Access Baby & Child Dentistry logo Olympic-Kitsap Peninsulas Early Learning Coalition logo

Music for Baby & Me Storytimes

father and baby together

Beginning Friday, September 11,
at the Port Angeles Main Library.

Music for Baby & Me storytimes are free, and will occur:

Fridays at 11:15am
September 11 to November 20
January 8 to May 13.

This program features songs, fingerplays, and rhymes for babies up to 24 months-old and their parents or caregivers. After each session, parents and caregivers are welcome to linger, visit, and swap information. Those who attend three sessions will receive a free board book or audio CD to take home.

Toddler Storytimes

Mother with toddler and baby

Toddler Storytimes for children between the ages of 18 months and
3 years will resume at the Port Angeles Main Library.

This free program and will occur:

Fridays at 10:15am
September 11 to November 20
January 8 to May 13

Storytimes at the library feature picture books, fingerplays, music, and plenty of movement and wiggles. After each session, parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to visit and swap information about parenting resources in the community.

Kindergarten Express Storytimes

little boy with a tower of duplo blocks

Kindergarten Express, a weekly program designed for 4-to-5-year olds, will resume at the
Port Angeles Main Library.

Kindergarten Express storytimes are free, and will occur:

Tuesdays at 10:15am
September 15 to November 24
January 5 to May 10

This storytime series features picture books, fingerplays, music, science projects, and crafts designed to help prepare preschoolers for kindergarten.
After each session, parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to visit and swap information about parenting resources in the community. Parents and caregivers who attend three sessions will also receive a free book to take home.

Storytimes
Sequim Branch Library

Teddybear sitting on top of bookshelf with book display.

Library storytimes create critically important early literacy opportunities for young children and their parents or caregivers. A love for reading and books is one of the most precious gifts you can give to the young people in your life.

Toddler Storytime
For children ages 18 months-3 years
Wednesdays, 10:30am
January 13 – May 18


Preschool Storytime
For children ages 3-5 years
Wednesdays, 11:30am
January 13 – May 18


Baby Storytime
For children ages 0-18 months
Fridays, 2pm
January 15 – May 20

Family Storytimes
Forks Branch Library

Two kids with paperbag hats.

Fridays, 10:30am
September 4, 2015 through May 27, 2016

Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and fun craft activities!

Please note there will be no storytime programs on the following dates: December 17, December 24, January 1, April 8 and April 22.

Kindergarten Storytimes
Clallam Bay Branch Library

Little girl seated at table with puzzles.


Third Tuesdays, 1pm
September 15 through May 17

For children ages 4-6 and their parents or caregivers.

Enjoy fun fingerplays, crafts, dancing, singing, and more!