Infants and Preschoolers

 Here at Camrose Public Library we are committed to ensuring that every child is ready to read by the time they reach school age. Every month, we feature a tip to help you and your child develop early literacy skills. We are advocates for literacy and early literacy, and offer a variety of programs for our young library users.

Early literacy is important for children, what they know about reading and writing before they begin to do so. The Library offers free memberships for children ages of 0-17 if they reside in the City of Camrose or the County of Camrose (this does not apply for residents of Ferintosh). Visit us often, and bring home books to read together!

The library is always open to innovative and inventive programming ideas.  If you have one, you'd like to share, Please contact us!

Programs for Infants and Preschoolers: These programs run from September 8 to December 18, 2015. 

The library offers a variety of regular programs for your baby or toddler, helping to support early literacy Join us for learning, laughter, and so much more. Listed below are all of our regulary scheduled programs for children from birth to age 6. For more information, please contact the library.

Books and Bounces (0-2 Years and Caregiver) 
Stories, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays for babies and their parents or caregivers.
Tuesdays, 10:00-10:45 AM
Free Drop-in Program

Tales for Twos and Threes (2-3 Years and Caregiver) 
Toddler-iffic themed tales, action rhymes, games and crafts for toddlers and their parents or caregivers.
Tuesdays and Thursdays: (identical programs), 11:00-11:45 AM
Free Drop-in Program

 Concept Corner (3-5 Years and Caregiver)
Children and their parents or caregivers can explore basic early learning concepts like the alphabet, colors, and numbers through stories, songs, play, and art.
Tuesdays, 2:00-2:45 PM
Free Drop-in Program

ABC and Do Re Mi (0-5 Years and Caregiver)
Children and parents are invited to explore basic music concepts with Feena!
Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 PM
Free Drop-in Program 

Bedtime Story Time (0-5 Years and Caregiver)
Enjoy stories, laughter, and learning with Bedtime Story Time.  Vome in your P.J.s for a story, a craft, and a snack of milk and cookies!  
Wednesdays, 7:00 to 7:30 PM
Free Drop-in Program