Descriptions of Children’s Activities

Creating a community of Readers, One child at a Time

Weekly Story Times for Young Children
Baby Lap Rap

Simple stories, rhymes and songs to engage the youngest in the family.
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 0-24 months with caregiver
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Toddler Tickle Tales

Stories, songs, fingerplays and hands-on learning for the active toddler and young preschool child.
Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 2-3 years with caregiver
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Get Ready for Kindergarten

All three 6-8 week programs provide 4 & 5 year-olds with an opportunity to learn the skills they need to start school. Early literacy skills are explored through stories, crafts, sensory and manipulative play.

  • Play and Learn
  • Let’s Read Math
  • Science Explorers

Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 4-5 with caregiver
Registration required—call us at 610-278-5100 x3

Families Read/Familias Leen

Bilingual English/Spanish story time for the whole family!
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and an introduction to American Sign Language.
Thursday evenings, at 4:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Entire family
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Monthly Activities for School-Age Children
After School @ the Library

Join us at the library on Norristown Area School District Early Dismissal days for crafts and fun. Something new each month!
One Tuesday a month, 2-3 p.m.
Ages 5-12, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
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Lego Club

We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
2nd Saturday of each month, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Ages 5-12, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
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Roll Over and Read!

Elementary school-age kids can read to specially trained dogs.
The dogs don’t care how well a child reads, they just love to hear the stories!
3rd Saturday of each month, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Ages 5-12, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
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