Early Learning Programs

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The foundation of our Library is our youngest members! We welcome all parents and caregivers to join our programs. Free with your Library card.

Storytimes at the Library 

Saturday Family Drop-in Stories
10:30 a.m.
Hit the Orillia Farmers Market and then bring the family into the Library for stories, songs and an activity to create together. This program invites all ages and stages of families to enjoy good storytelling together! No registration required. Visitors are always welcome.

Late Winter Storytime is in Session Now

All Ages Drop-in Storytime
Mondays, March 27 - May 1
10:30 a.m.
Come one, come all to our drop-in program. We invite caregivers of all types with children 6 and younger to join us for the best stories, songs and literacy extension activities (meaning FUN!) to kick your week off the right way. No registration. All good times.

Toddler Storytime
Tuesdays, March 28 - May 2
10:15 a.m. (FULL) or 11:15 a.m.
Join our dynamic program that fosters emergent literacy through movement, songs and books.Join Amy as she makes connections to support a lifelong love of books. Toddlers are walkers to age 3. 
Itsy Bitsy Babies
Wednesdays, March 29 - May 3
10:15 or 11:15 a.m.
We love our youngest Library patrons! Bring your baby to their very first program with Lindsey at the Library. We will support your journey of litearcy with practical help, great books, and good company. Babies are newborn to walking age.

Preschool Storytime 
Thursdays, March 30 - May 4
10:15 or 11:15 a.m.
Get your child ready for Kindergarten with Erin at this age-specific, skill-based program. Your child will enjoy stories, activies, movement and art to create a foundation for lifelong literacy. Preschoolers are ages 3-5 years.