Dover Public Library Children's Room
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Story Times
Fall 2014

 

NEW:  Sign-up is required for "Toddler" groups only.  All others are "Drop-in"!

Times for Stories

Story Times are offered from September to June in 5 different sessions.
Each session lasts 6 weeks.

Toddler Story Time (ages 21-36 months), there are 2 different times to choose from
     Thursday morning  9:30-10:15
     Friday morning  9:30-10:15

                     Registration is required

Drop-in Preschool Story Time (ages 3-6), there are 3 different times to choose from:
     Monday afternoon  1:30- 2:15
     Monday night (Bedtime)- 7:00- 7:45
     Tuesday morning  9:30-10:15
                    No Registration is required

 Drop-in Family Story Time:
 Wednesday morning @ 9:30am.  All ages are welcome!
                        
No Registration is required

Toddler Story Times

Toddlers (ages 21-36 months) and their parents or caregivers are invited to attend a 45-minute program which includes stories, finger plays, songs, puppets, and crafts.  These Story Times are intended for toddler and parent/caregiver to share together (not for families). 
Space is limited.  Registration is required.


 

Drop-in Story Times

Drop-in Preschool Story Times for 3-6 year olds:
Children ages 3-6 are invited to attend 45-minute programs which include stories, finger plays, songs and puppets.  Crafts and films are also offered several times each session.  Parents remain outside the story room.  No registration required.

Drop-in Family Story Times:
Children of all ages are invited to attend a 45-minute program which includes stories, finger plays, songs and puppets, and crafts or films. Parents/caregivers remain with the children in the Lecture Hall for these groups. No registration required.

Register (Toddler Groups) or "Drop-in" (all others)

Story Time enrollment is limited to Dover Public Library card holders' children.

Registration is required for Toddler Story Times only and may be done in person or by phone.  Story Times fill up quickly, so plan to call or come to the Children's Room as soon as possible after registration begins. 
Once a Story Time is filled, we will add up to 5 names on the waiting list.
   
  *Sign-up begins at 9:00a.m. (in person) and at 9:15 a.m. (for phone calls).

"Drop-in" story times---no registration required.

 

Schedule for Story Times

Session I---September 8-October 17
  
Registration begins Tuesday, September 2 for Toddlers Only
                          (All other story times are drop-in)
               No Story Times on October 13, Columbus Day          
 
Session II---November 3-December 12
  
Registration begins Tuesday, September 2 for Toddlers Only
                         (All other story times are drop-in)

     No Story Times on November 11, Veterans' Day; November 27 & 28
Thanksgiving