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Preschool Stories and Crafts

Children ages 3-6 are invited to join us at the Lane Road Library for Stories and Crafts. Each week participants will listen to books and then make a fun project. Children and caregivers will learn prereading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities. No registration is required.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Sculpture Fun for Kids!

Express yourself through art! Stop by to create a sculpture using pipe cleaners, foam blocks, buttons, beads, feathers, and more. This program is in celebration of Alfred Tibor’s newly installed sculptures outside of the Miller Park Library.

Ages 3+, No registration, 120 min.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

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Book Buddies: Little Buddies

Students entering grades 1-3 can practice reading with a local teen during this five-week program. Registrants must commit to at least 3 weeks. (Note weeks you will be unavailable during registration). A variety of reading materials will be supplied. Registration begins June 2 and will be limited by the number of volunteers we recruit.

Grades 1-3, 60 min.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Babytime Class

For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning. Some baby signs will be incorporated in this storytime. (Thursdays only)

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:15am to 11:00am

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Tales for Twos and Threes

For children ages 2-3 and their caregivers. Songs, rhymes and stories teach children how sounds and letters relate to reading and will build a foundation for future learning. Interaction with instructors and other children encourages social development and allows caregivers to connect. No registration is required.

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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Babytime

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes for children 0-24 months and their caregivers.

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Preschool Storytime Class

For children ages 3 ½ to 6 and their caregivers. Children and caregivers will learn pre-reading skills through stories, songs and rhymes to help prepare them for their Kindergarten Readiness Assessment in Literature Test (KRAL). Kindergarteners will continue to strengthen their skills. Skills include answering questions, repeating sentences, rhyming words and identifying sounds and letters.

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:15am to 12:00pm

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Babytime

For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning. No registration is required.

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Book Buddies: Little Buddies

Students entering grades 1-3 can practice reading with a local teen during this five-week program. Registrants must commit to at least 3 weeks. (Note weeks you will be unavailable during registration). A variety of reading materials will be supplied. Registration begins May 26 and will be limited by the number of volunteers we recruit.

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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