b'Childrens ServicesSTEM StorytimesDiscovery Storytime[Ages 2 and up]Young children learn about the world through exploration, and its never too early to start! Each week preschoolers in Discover Storytimes can spark their curiosity and literacy with hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) activities combined with their favourite Early Literacy Storytimes stories and songs.Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are the key skills and fun ways to help your childFamily Storytimesget ready to read! Developing early literacy skills makes it easier for children to read once theySaturday Morning Storiesbegin school, and helps foster a lifelong love of[All ages]reading and learning!Join us for a brand new storytime on Saturday mornings with stories, songs, games, and maybe Infant & Toddler Storytimes an experiment or two. Enjoy a new adventure each week as we explore nature, the world, even Baby Bookworms outer space![Ages 18 months and under]Children love to be bounced, tickled, and read to.Musical Families Learn how the sound of your voice, the rhythm of[All ages]a song, holding a book and reading all get yourMusic helps your little one develop early literacy child ready to read. skills and gets them ready to read! Engage with your child while participating in a variety Musical Babies of musical experiences and activities including [Ages 2 and under] playing instruments, singing songs, and having Music helps your little one develop early literacyfun with a parachute and bubbles! skills and gets them ready to read! EngagePresented in Partnership with with your child while participating in a varietyEarlyON Child and Family Centres of musical experiences and activities includingBowmanville.playing instruments, singing songs, and having fun with a parachute and bubbles! Presented in Partnership with EarlyON Child and Family Centres Bowmanville. Literacy BoostsFlip to page 11 for more ways you can build Tales for Toddlers[new!] your childs early literacy skills![Ages 18 months to 2 years]Encourage reluctant readers with Share the love of reading, and build vocabularyReading Rangers, learn through with songs, rhymes, finger plays, and simpleplay with the Courtice Literacy stories rhymes at this interactive program forShip, and discover ways you can busy toddlers and their caregivers! help Close the Gap!Fall 2019 All programs drop in unless marked with13'