toddler time

Five Little Pumpkins Sitting on a Gate...

Five Little PumpkinsThe first one said, "Oh my it's getting late."
Come find out what all the other pumpkins have to say during this week's storytimes at North Channel Library. We'll also be hearing some fun trick or treat stories to celebrate All Hallow's Eve. Come dressed in your costume and bring a treat bag for some yummy goodies.
Toddler time will begin at 10:30 am on Tuesday, October 26, 2015. It is recommended for ages 18 months - 3 years old.
Pre-School storytime starts at 1:30 pm on Tuesday the 26th and is recommended for ages 3-6 years old.
Babytime is every Thursday at 10:30 am. Recommended for 0-18 months.

Try on a Digital Costume During Tuesday Toddler Time

Halloween is around the corner, do you have your costume yet? If you do, wear it to any story time next week, but if not, no worries. During play time after Tuesday's toddler time, you will have the chance to create a 30 second video wearing the digital costume of your choice using the free FlipLip app on an Ipad. You can be a mermaid, a prince, a princess a pirate or even a stuffed bear. You may then choose the voice of a princess or a robot, a Chipmunk,  Zeuss and more. You video may even be selected to appear on our branch Facebook page. Call Christie in the children's department if  you have questions or we will see you at 10:30, Tuesday, October 27th.   








We're Going Batty at N.Channel Storytime!

 Are you ready for Halloween? Hear all about creepy bats & spooky spiders this week...Preschool Storytime is a weekly program, every Tuesday at 1:30 pm, for children 3 -6 years and their parents or care-givers that encourages pre-literacy . Are your children younger? Then join us for Toddler Time (recommended for 18 months to 3 years),every Tuesday at 10:30 am, or Baby Time (recommended for ages 0 -18 months) every Thursday at 10:30 am...It's never too early to encourage pre-literacy! Groups please call the North Channel Branch  at (281) 457-1631.

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Toddler Time @ Your Library

Parents, grandparents and kids, join us on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am for Toddler Time! Children 18 months old to 3 years of age are welcomed into a vibrant half hour fun time of sharing books with Miss Kim and Miss Michelle. This activity enriched educational time also includes songs kids can sing and dance to as well as building blocks and other educational toys. Selected programs conclude with an age appropriate craft.

Toddler Time Wednesdays 10:30 & 11:00


Join us for Toddler Time 10:30 am and 11:00 am every Wednesday.  We sing songs together, read a few books and then pull out the parachute for a few activities. Make sure you get a free ticket from the information desk before going into the program.  

Pirate Ships! AHOY


Pirate ship with ghosts and sir thomas from Narnia

Arrg Maties! Today we built our very own pirate ship!  We used the template I found on Red Ted Art blog, then we used all the different crafts we used through out the week and some toys we had laying around to compliment our pirate ship.

The ghost from our Wednesday Toddler Time Craft, the foamy ocean was made in our Preschool Picassos program and the rest was from Red Ted.

Story Time Crafts

If you haven't joined us for story time recently, then come on out. We made these sticker trees recently, and it was lots of fun!

We have four story times a week -

Lap Sit (0-18 months): Tuesdays from 10-11 AM.

Preschool (3-5 years): Tuesdays from 11 AM to 12 PM.

Toddler (18 months to 3 years): Thursdays from 10:30-11:30 AM.

Family (All ages): Wednesday Evenings from 6:30-7:30 PM.

December Programs for Children

    Join us for festive storytimes and events in December.   Santa Claus will make his annual stop at Freeman Library on Thursday, December 13 from  5:30-7:00 pm.  Parents are encouraged to bring a camera to take a picture of their child with Santa.  This program is recommended for children from infants to 12 years old.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available from the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before the program.  The tickets will be numbered and the children will be called up to meet Santa Claus in numeric order.

Changes for storytimes for Thanksgiving Break

  The Toddler Time and Book Babies storytimes will meet only one time next week during Thanksgiving Break.  Toddler Time will be held on Monday, November 19 at 11:15 am.  Toddler Time is for children 18 months to 3 years old.  Book Babies will be held on Wednesday, November 21 at 11:15 am.  Book Babies is for children newborn to 18 months old.  However, Preschool Storytime will be held at its regular time of 1:30 pm on Tuesday, November 20 and Wednesday, November 21.  Preschool Storytime is for children 3-5 years old.  Tickets are required for each storytime.  They are free and given out from the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before each program. 

Diwali Storytimes

     Join us for Toddler Time and Preschool Storytime on November 12-14 as we feature books, songs, and an activity about Diwali.  We'll learn about some of the ways that children in India and other countries celebrate this holiday. 

The Toddler Time program is for children 18 months through 3 years old.  It is held on Mondays at 11:15 am and Tuesdays at 10:15 and 11:15 am.  The Preschool Storytime program is for children 3-5 years old.  It is held on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 pm.  Tickets are required for each of these programs.  They are free and available from the Kids Information starting 30 minutes before each program.  Tickets for 10:15 am programs are given out as soon as the library opens.

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