Preschool & Kids
WINTER READING CLUB (4 - 12)
January 1 - March 31
Readers ages 4 -12 are invited to join and see who can read the most this winter. Top readers will get certificates recognizing their reading superpowers!
Register at https://aurorapl.beanstack.com/reader365
1000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARDEN
Join the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten reading challenge and build your child’s early literacy skills to help them be ready when they start school.
It’s never too late to start! Reading together will help your child develop a love of books and start to create a reading habit for life.
Just one book per day for their first three years equals 1,095 books.
You can do it!
PANDEMIC PEN PALS
APL is now offering Pandemic Pen Pals - a great way to earn volunteer hours while helping an elementary school student with their reading and writing, as well as penmanship or typing skills.
Letters from kids will transmitted via Library staff to ensure appropriateness and to protect the privacy and contact details of both
If you're interested in volunteering as a Pandemic Pen Pal,
please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit us for Virtual Storytime and explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes with some of your favourite children’s staff.
New live storytimes happen every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at 10:30am on APL’s Facebook page.
The complete playlist can be found at: bit.ly/3gbxiYH
VIRTUAL SCIENCE LAB
Join us in the Virtual Science Lab for a weekly experiment you can do at home with easily available materials. With live video or photo instructions, the Virtual Science Lab is always a fun space to learn.
The Virtual Science Lab starts at 11:00am every Thursday on APL’s Facebook page.
The complete playlist can be found at: bit.ly/381p1DD