Parent Child Workshop

  • Late Fall Session:

    Monday, November 7 – December 5 at 9:15 am.

    Registration is required and begins Monday, October 24 at 9am.

    Winter Session:

    Monday, January 9– February 6 at 9:15 am.

    Registration is required and begins Monday, December 25 at 9 am.

    Please register each parent, child, and infant that will be attending.

  • For children 6 months to 3 years and a parent/caregiver (siblings 5 years and younger are welcome)

  • 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.

  • Learn more about our Parent/Child Workshops and the Family Place Library on our website.

RMP – Read, Music, Play

Monday, November 7 – December 15 at 11:00 am.

Tuesday, November 8 – December 16 at 9:30 am.

Tuesday, November 8 – December 16 at 11:00 am at 2|42 Community Center.

No registration required. This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks.

Monday, January 9– February 6 at 11:00 am.

Tuesday, January 10 – February 7 at 9:30 am.

Tuesday, January 10 – February 7 at 11:15 am at 2|42 Community Center.

No registration required. This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks.

  • For Children 0-3 & Parents/Caregivers

  • Our RMP – Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, stories, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play time)

Family Early Literacy Class

Wednesday, November 9 – December 14 at 11:00 am.

Thursday, November 10 – December 15 at 9:30 am.

No registration is required. This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks.

Wednesday, January 11 – February 15 at 11:00 am.

Thursday, January 12 – February 16 at 9:30 am.

No registration is required. This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks.

  • For Children 3-5 & Parents/Caregivers

  • Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, stories, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

Sensory Storytime

  • Late Fall Session:

    Wednesday, November 9 at 9:30 am.

    Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, October 24. Please register each child that will be attending.

  • Designed for children that may need extra sensory support.

  • Sensory Storytime combines traditional storytime components with sensory elements to enhance the experience. Caregivers/parents will participate with their child(ren). This event is free.

    Please note:

    • Please feel free to bring favorite fidgets or comfort items from home.
    • Neurodiverse and neurotypical families are welcome to attend.
    • A minimum of 5 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.
  • View the Storytime Social Story to learn about storytime at the Library.

Bookworm Bunch (grades K-3)

  • Fall Session:

    Thursday, September 15 – October 20 at 11:00 am.

    Registration is required and begins Monday, August 29 at 9am.

    Late Fall Session:

    Thursday, November 10 – December 15 at 11:00 am.

    Registration is required and begins Monday, October 24 at 9 am.

  • A storytime for older bookworms in grades K-3 (30-minute program)

  • A minimum of 8 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.

Early Literacy Classes are canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Virtual Storytime Playlist

Upcoming Events

Monday, December 5, 2022

Parent Child Workshop (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

9:15am – 10:15am

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, October 24 for this session (November 7 - December 5). Please register each parent, child, and infant that will be attending. Parent Child...

Location:
Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library
Availability:
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Monday, December 5, 2022

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

11:00am – 11:20am

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks, November 7 - December 15. No registration is required. Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend ...

Location:
Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

9:30am – 9:50am

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs 6 weeks, November 7 - December 15. No registration is required. Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend ...

Location:
Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library
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