A new year means new programs. Check out what's new at IVPL for 2010!
For Kids in kindergarten and first grade. We will meet the 2nd Thursday or every month from 4:00pm - 5:00pm, January through May (January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8 and May 13). This club is for emerging readers. Children do not have to be able to erad on their own to participate. No sign up required.
Dare Book Club
For kids in second through fourth grade. The third Thursday of every month from 4:00pm - 5:00pm, January through May (January 21, February 18, March 18, April 15 and May 20). Each month we will pick an action-packed adventure story to read. Please have read, Shipwreck on the Pirate Islands,by Geronimo Stilton for our first meeting. No sign up required.
Just For Guys
For boys, ages 10-13, and their fathers (or other caring male adults). We will meet from 7:00pm - 8:00pm, the 1st Thursday of every month starting in February and continuing thourgh May (February 4, March 4, April 1 and May 6). Please have read, The Lightning Thief, by Rick Riordan for our first meeting. No sign up required.
Girls Night Out
For girls, ages 10-13, and their mothers (or other caring female adults). We will meet from 7:00pm - 8:00pm, the 4th Thursday of every month, January through May (January 28, February 25, March 25, April 22 and May 27). Please have read, Shooting the Moon, by Frances O'Rourke Dowell for our first meeting. No sign up required.
Baby and Me (under 18 months)
Wednesdays at 10am. 20 minutes of songs, easy stories, finger plays, and tickling rhymes.
Tales for Tots (1-3 years old)
Mondays at 10am. 20 minutes of stories and finger plays.
Tot Rhyme Time (children under 3 years old)
Mondays at 11am. 20 minutes of rhymes, stories, and finger plays.
Music and Motion (3-5 years old)
Tuesday at 11am or Thursday at 11am. 30 minutes of stories, music, rhymes and motion.
Circle Time (2-3 years old)
Tuesdays at 10am or Wednesdays at 11am. 30 minutes of stories, songs, and parachute play.
Fours and Fives
Thursday 10am or 1pm. 35 minutes of stories and finger plays.
Bedtime Story Hour for Preschool Families
Every Wednesday evening, 7pm, January 20 - May 26. Turn off the TV and logoff the computer! Use your imagination and enjoy an evening of stories and finger plays. Wear your PJs and bring your teddy bear if you want!
For parents/caregivers and children under 3. Spend time together, play, experience art activities and meet new friends. Community Resource Specialists discuss child development, speech and hearing, nutrition and play and movement. Five Fridays: Jan. 29, Feb. 5, 12,19,and 26.10-11:15 am.