Dauphin County Library System: Open for Discovery!
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    Sign Up for a Born to Read Storytime

    Born to Read StorytimeFor Children Birth to 18 months

    It’s never too early to discover the joy of reading with your babies! Early literacy and language skills begin with Mother Goose rhymes, great picture books, play time, and songs you’ll sing all day! 

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    Sign Up for a Toddler Storytime

    Toddler StorytimeFor Children 19 to 35 months

    Explore rhyme, rhythm, and word play with stories and activities just right for your inquisitive toddler.  It’s never too early for your child to acquire and practice the skills that will make him/her a successful reader.  But for young children, it’s not about flash cards and worksheets!  It’s about experiencing wonderful, age-appropriate books, participating in activities filled with rhyme and rhythm, playing with language and sounds, and seeing print all around them.  Join DCLS in this program that is fun and educational and learn how to incorporate early learning into what you do with your child every day.  In order to provide the best learning experience for your child, space is limited and registration is required.

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    Sign Up for a Preschool Storytime

    Preschool StorytimeFor Children 3 to 5 years

    Count down to fun with stories, music and activities that will help launch your child to a lifetime of learning.  Experience wonderful, age-appropriate books, participate in activities filled with rhyme and rhythm, play with language and sounds, and see print all around.  Storytimes are a wonderful way for parents and children to learn how to learn together.  When storytime is over, the library will give you great ideas on how to keep learning happening at home.  Come learn and discover at these storytimes specifically designed for preschoolers.  In order to provide the best learning experience for your child, space is limited and registration is required.

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    Sign Up for a Discovery Program

    discovery3Engaging, exciting and fun for your child, these programs are parent-pleasers, too—they provide developmentally appropriate, standards-based early education experiences . . . and they’re free!

    Register your child today for one of these new five-week sessions that focus on topics ranging from early math, science, and art to financial education. There is so much for your child to discover at The Library.

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