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2015 Summer Reading Program
Babies and Toddlers

June 15 to August 1

Early Literacy Program

It’s never too early to read to your child! Summer reading is for everyone—old and young. Research shows that reading, singing, playing, talking and writing with your child can increase kindergarten readiness. The library can help support these activities through its programs and early learning spaces. Sign up for summer reading and visit the library today!

Summer Reading Challenge & Prizes for Babies & Toddlers

Complete seven early literacy activities with the child in your life to receive a free board book, and have your name entered in a grand prize drawing for a pass to Olympic National Park!

Activities

  • Read a book about a superhero,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Sing a nursery rhyme or song,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Play with building blocks,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Checkout a wordless picture book,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Visit the library,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Play with crayons,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Practice the A-B-C's,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Complete the Love.Talk.Play scavenger hunt,
    read for 10 minutes
  • Walk in the park and talk about what you see,
    read for 10 minutes
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Summer Reading Events for Babies & Toddlers


Fingerplay Camp

For parents/caregivers and babies ages 0-5
It’s time for fingerplay camp! Learn fingerplays, rhymes, and songs for babies, toddlers & waddlers.

  • Friday, July 3
  • Friday, July 10
  • Friday, July 17
  • 11:15am
  • 11:15am
  • 11:15am
  • Port Angeles Main Library
  • Port Angeles Main Library
  • Port Angeles Main Library

SuperHero Pajama Time

For all ages
Come dressed as your favorite superhero for a special evening storytime. Stories, crafts, science, and music.

  • Thursday, July 9
  • 6:30pm
  • Port Angeles Main Library

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

For stuffed animals of all ages
What happens in the library at night? Stuffed animals are invited to find out at a special stuffed animal sleepover. Bring your stuffed animal to the library by 3pm on Friday, July 10, and return to pick it up on Saturday to receive a souvenir from your stuffed friend’s adventures at the library.

  • Friday, July 10
  • 1pm
  • Port Angeles Main Library

Summer Storytimes

For toddlers and preschoolers and a parent or caregiver in their lives
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts. Fun for toddlers and preschoolers!

  • Wednesday, June 24
  • Wednesday, July 1
  • Wednesday, July 8
  • Wednesday, July 15
  • Wednesday, July 22
  • Wednesday, July 29
  • 10:30am
  • 10:30am
  • 10:30am
  • 10:30am
  • 10:30am
  • 10:30am
  • Sequim Branch Library
  • Sequim Branch Library
  • Sequim Branch Library
  • Sequim Branch Library
  • Sequim Branch Library
  • Sequim Branch Library

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Illustration of duck superheros running with SRP logo Illustration of superhero word bubbles and Every Hero has a story SRP logo Illustration of female superhero spying through a book

Additional events for adults and all-ages can be found on each NOLS Branch Events page.