KIDS

Early Literacy

Early Literacy Begins with You

Early Literacy Links

 

Reading is Fundamental  Songs, rhymes, stories, fingerplays and more plus literacy tips.

Reading Rockets  Resources and booklists to help young children learn to read and older children to improve their reading skills.

Story Blocks    Check out these fun and creative videos, in English and Spanish and Arabic, of songs and rhymes for very young children.

The SoHo Center’s National Children’s Literacy Website  This website provides caregivers and parents an easy-to-understand, easy-to implement tips to promote children’s literacy.

 

Day by Day Virginia

Storytime Sessions

November 30 – February 27 February 28 – May 7
May 31 – August 20 September 12 – November 27

 

Blacksburg

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00 Toddlers
2-3 years
Toddlers
2-3 years
Preschool
4-5 years
10:30 Stay and Play Tots
1-2 years
11:00 Baby
0-12 months
All Ages

 

Christiansburg

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00 Tots
1-2 years
Toddlers
2-3 years
10:30 Tots
1-2 years
Wee Play!
11:00 All Ages

 

Floyd

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:30 All Ages
11:00 Club M.O.M.

 

Meadowbrook

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:30 All Ages

Join us for one of our weekly Play Groups!

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Join us each Wednesday after Storytime for a parent supervised play group and chat with other families. Toys will be set out for free play. Open to children ages 0-4.

Stay and Play: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
     @ the Blacksburg Library

 

Wee Play: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
     @ the Christiansburg Library
*except the first Wednesday of the month

 

Club M.O.M.: 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
     @ the Jessie-Peterman Library

STEM Storytimes!

SScience, Technology, Engineering, MathematicsTEM Stories @ the Christiansburg Library

Meets on the second Monday of the month at 10:30 a.m.

 

STEM Storytime @ the Blacksburg Library

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 10:00 a.m.

Come dive into the world of Science and Technology in a hands-on Storytime. Each month we learn about new concepts by reading a couple books and then diving into so hands-on activities to help reinforce the topic. Recommended for children ages 3 and up.