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Stories To Grow On

Stories and Much More For Ages 2-5

2020-02-26 11:00:00 2020-02-26 11:45:00 America/New_York Stories To Grow On Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Wednesday, February 26
11:00am - 11:45am

Add to Calendar 2020-02-26 11:00:00 2020-02-26 11:45:00 America/New_York Stories To Grow On Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters.

Not a "sit still and listen" sort of story time, Stories to Grow On is designed to foster language development, large motor skills and social growth. Our programs includes books selected to invite audience participation, stories told with puppets, props and other media, and lots of songs and movement games. Yoga is a regular part of the programs.  Each week's program includes a take-home handout with book selections,craft ideas and other ways families can continue learning at home.

Stories to Grow On is age appropriate for children ages 2 and up, but younger siblings are welcome to come along with older brothers and sisters to this program. Parents and caregivers should come ready to participate too!

No registration is required, but our Tuesday program repeats on Wednesday, so please choose to come either Tuesday or Wednesday.

Once a month Stories To Grow On becomes"Story Time Yoga." Please check the listings for more information about those events.

AGE GROUP: | Ages 0-5 |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime | Children |

TAGS: | storytime | story time | preschoolers |

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

jcahill@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Hours
Mon, Mar 30 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 31 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 01 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Apr 02 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Apr 03 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 04 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 05 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Parking: No library parking lot.  Street parking is available.  A paid parking lot is available on the 100 block of North Alfred Street. 

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1 mile) and King Street Stations (1.1 miles). 
  • Metrobus: 10A, 10B, 10E, 11Y
  • DASH Bus: AT2/AT5/AT8
  • King Street Trolley:  King & Columbus

Upcoming events

Fri, Apr 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
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Fri, Apr 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Spitfire Book Club
Each week on Friday morning, Spitfire will post our newest club to YouTube. You can watch this any time you want!

Fri, Apr 03, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Come join us to stretch your mind and ponder life's big questions. We will discuss what we think a virtuous life consists of, whether an un-examined life is worth living and what is mindfullness.

Tue, Apr 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Google Meet
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Wed, Apr 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
This class will introduce you to Overdrive & Libby, help you create an account, and get you started reading or listening.

Thu, Apr 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Google Meet
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Fri, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Spitfire Book Club
Each week on Friday morning, Spitfire will post our newest club to YouTube. You can watch this any time you want!

Fri, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
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