MS. CASEY’S SUMMER PICKS
Looking for some great summer reading? Ms. Casey suggests some of her favorite books, which are available in our Evergreen Indiana catalog. Visit the library to check them out!
EARLY LITERACY ACTIVITIES CALENDAR
Helping your child get ready to read is easy! Just read aloud and do one fun activity each day. For more ideas, please ask your friendly librarian. We’re here to help! Click here to download a free early literacy activities calendar, customized by our own Miss Michelle!
CURRENT YOUTH PROGRAMS
Check our online calendar for current MPL youth services programs. For program descriptions and schedules, you should also take a look at our most recent newsletter, MPL Bookmark, edited by Miss Miriam. Just click the newsletter logo below.
CLICK BOOKMARK LOGO TO SEE CURRENT YOUTH PROGRAMS
FOLLOW MISS MICHELLE’S BLOG!
Michelle Peltier, our youth services early literacy associate, has a blog: Miss Michelle @ MPL: Fun & Learning With Early Literacy. Be sure to subscribe to it via email (look for the email subscription line on the blog).
EARLY LITERACY VIDEOS
Miss Michelle performs the “Open Shut Them” song for her Story Time programs. Here’s her music video. Feel free to sing along!
Miss Michelle also has an early literacy video blog (or vlog). To watch the videos, click the play button on our playlist below.
It’s easy to register for our programs. Here’s how:
- Call (317) 831-7323 and dial 2235 (youth services desk) when prompted by our VoIP phone system;
- Register using our online events calendar; or
- Visit the youth services department at the library.
READY, SET, READ!
Miss Michelle is excited to announce a new reading program! Ready, Set, Read! is a biweekly series that focuses on helping children, ages 4-6, learn to read. There will be a story time, a “letter of the day,” and breakout stations geared to help kids learn letters and sounds, write, read, and have a great time! If you have an older or younger child that you think would benefit from Ready, Set, Read!, or any questions pertaining to the program, please contact Miss Michelle at email@example.com for more information.
Baby Time is back! Bring your 0-23 month old to the library to sing songs, practice fingerplays, and have a great time with your baby. Classes are Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 10. Registration is required and class sizes are limited, so call, visit, or click to sign up using our online calendar.
TIME FOR TWOS
Time for Twos is a special class just for your two year old! Stop by the library to sing songs, practice fingerplays, listen to a story, create a craft, and have great fun spending time with your child! Classes are Mondays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Registration is required and class sizes are limited, so call, visit, or click to sign up using our online calendar.
Little Listeners is a story time for 3-5 year olds who want to have some fun at the library! Register today to sing songs, listen to stories, create crafts, and have a great time with your little one. Class sizes are limited, so call, visit, or click to sign up using our online calendar.
HOMESCHOOL GROUP PROGRAMS
Homeschool group programs have ended until Fall 2013. Check back here in late summer for upcoming activities