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LIVE !Virtual Events

for Children and Caregivers
Via Zoom

  

These events will be live so follow the link at the specified time to Zoom over to our Children's Programs. You will be prompted to open Zoom the virtual meeting program we are using. All you need is an internet connection and a device or computer with a webcam and audio. 

The Oliver Wolcott Library cares about your safety and privacy. We will no longer post public links to access our live programs. To receive secure information regarding these events, please subscribe to our e-newsletter! 
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 April is Poetry Month
Come Celebrate with Us! 

Poetry for All Ages

Posting Every Friday on
OWL YouTube Channel *

Click here to view

 

 

 

Meet up with Children's Librarian Mrs. Tricia as she shares some of her favorite websites for poetry. Plus, she is planning to read some of her favorite poems (short-promise!) and prompt you to write some of your own. Let's celebrate Poetry Month together!

*Not a Live Event

 

 


Storytime

 

 

Bouncing Babies:
Birth - 24 months

Tuesdays 10:30 AM

A Live Virtual Event


Fridays 10:30 AM

A Live Virtual Event

  

Join Mrs Tricia on Fridays and Dr. Caroline on Tuesdays for Bouncing Babies! Enjoy concept and rhyming books, learn finger plays, and meet other families in this interactive program. Your child will form a bond with you, develop listening skills, and begin vocabulary development.

All you need is an internet connection and a device or computer with a webcam and audio. No passwords or confirmation codes, just click the link above to join and follow the prompts.



 

Preschool Storytime: 2 - 5 year olds 

Thursdays 10:30 AM 
A Live Virtual Event



 

 

Join Mrs. Tricia for Preschool Storytime! Enjoy new and classic picture books, learn movement activities, and build pre-literacy skills such as phonological awareness and comprehension. Stories will be read that encourage participation and comment.

All you need is an internet connection and a device or computer with a webcam and audio. No passwords or confirmation codes, just click the link above to join and follow the prompts.

 


 

Letters are Characters

Pre-reading program for children ages 4 -7 & caregivers
with Dr. Caroline Ugurlu

Wednesdays 10:30 AM 
A Live Virtual Event

 

Through story and hands on, multi-sensory play, your child will learn to break the phonemic code, an essential stepping stone in learning to read. During this fun and interactive program with Dr. Caroline, she will help parents/caregivers understand how children learn to read, as well as how to provide effective, evidence-based support and instruction to create enriching, lifelong reading habits. Everyone’s individual pace is honored, and everyone has fun. No more frustrations, just pure letter fun!

All you need is an internet connection and a device or computer with a webcam and audio. No passwords or confirmation codes, just click the link above to join and follow the prompts. 

 

 


 

 

Books For Bedtime

Wednesdays 7:00 PM 
A Live Virtual Event

 

Join Mrs. Tricia as she shares picture books and lullabies perfect for bedtime. Feel free to join this virtual storytime already in your jammies and ready for bed!

 

 

All you need is an internet connection and a device or computer with a webcam and audio. No passwords or confirmation codes, just click the link above to join and follow the prompts. 

 

 

 

 

 

160 South Street, P.O. Box 187 Litchfield, Connecticut 06759 | Ph: 860-567-8030 | Fx: 860-567-4784

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