Happy Halloween!

TODDLER PROGRAM OPENING SONG: If You’re Happy and You Know It OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds Open, Shut Them BOOK 1: Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas Ok, so I got a little carried away with Jan Thomas’s books these past few weeks but this is the last one 🙂 Our library just got this book  in and once I read it…

A Halloween Family Night

FAMILY PROGRAM Last night we held a Halloween Family Night!  We had about 40 people attend and all of the kids came in costume.  (And of course, Miss Mollie and I were in costume as well – we were Minnie Mouse & Little Red Riding Hood.) OPENING To begin the program, we had the children…

Owls

TODDLER STORYTIME Last week I came into the library to set up for storytime and found that a pipe had broken and flooded the lower floor of the library sometime during the night.  So instead of storytime last week, I was calling a plumber and using a shop vac.  Despite the storytime room stillbeing closed…

What a HOOT (Owls)

TODDLER STORYTIME Owls seem to be everywhere these days, so I thought it was about time to create an Owl storytime….and plus, I think they are really cute 🙂 OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Open, Shut Them Two Little Blackbirds If You’re Happy And You Know It BOOK 1: I’m Not Scared By Johnathan…

Boo! It’s Halloween!

TODDLER STORYTIME Today we had tons of Halloween fun at storytime!  Some storytime friends even came in costume – we had kitty cats, a crayola crayon, a feirce bull fighter, and even a dinosaur.  The kids had lots of giggles trying to scare their parents/cargivers by saying “Boo!” OPENING SONG: The More We Get Together OPENING RHYMES: Open, Shut…

The Moon

TODDLER STORYTIME Fall seems like the perfect time for a storytime all about the moon. OPENING SONG:The More We Get Together OPENING RHYMES: Open, Shut Them Two Little Blackbirds If You’re Happy And You Know It BOOK 1: Kitten’s First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes One of my all-time favorite books!  The story follows “poor kitten” through…