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The Day the Crayons Quit – 2 Storytimes at Barnes and Noble St. Pete (Tyrone)

Saturday September 06, 2014 11:00 AM Featured titles are How to Babysit a Grandma, How to Babysit a Grandpa by Jean Reagan and a reading of select letters from The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers Special Instructions Blue, Red, & Gray need our help! Meet at the Grandparents [...]

Listing Added: September 4, 2014 - Categories: Indoor, Rainy Days, Storytime - Tags: , , ,

Pinellas Park Library Storytimes

Weekly Programs Preschool Reading Adventures  Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. Beginning in September, we will be offering an additional Preschool Reading Adventures program on Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.! This program is designed for children ages 3-5 years. The goal of this story time is to help children develop the early literacy skills that they will need [...]

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St. Petersburg Library (All Branches) Storytimes

Humpty Dumpty (Infants and Crawlers) Main Library – 10:15 and 11:00 am on Thursdays A special storytime for children up to 18 months old with a caregiver. Come join us for movement, music and fun with rhymes and puppets! Questions? Call 727-892-5296. Mother Goose Storytimes For children 1-3 with a caregiver Main Fridays @ 10:15 [...]


Toddler Tunes & Preschool Jams

Www.splibraries.org for more info.

Listing Added: June 7, 2013 - Categories: Indoor, Library, Music, Open Play, Rainy Days

Winter’s Tail Lesson Plans

Turn the excitement of Winter into a learning opportunities. Scholastic offers a great site with many resources all related to Winter! http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/unitplan.jsp?id=339

Listing Added: October 3, 2011 - Categories: Indoor, Rainy Days - Tags: ,

Football Writing Prompts

One of the hardest parts of teaching writing, is when the kiddo’s exclaim “but I don’t know what to write about!?” I love Writing Prompts and College Football! Does your kiddo love football? This printable of football writing prompts could prove to be handy on your child’s homework, or perhaps you just want them to [...]

Listing Added: September 3, 2011 - Categories: Indoor, Rainy Days

Memory Game

Play ‘How many things can you remember to do?’: Give them a list of activities and make the list longer each time. For example hop to the door knock on it 2 times crawl under the dining room table and do the crab walk back to me.  Endless possibilities.

Listing Added: August 10, 2011 - Categories: Rainy Days

Bean Art

Use large dry beans (limas etc.) and school glue and let him glue beans onto heavy paper or old folders. (You could dribble out a line of glue in the shape of something fun–a car for example–and then let him press the beans onto it.)

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Have an Indoor Snowball Fight

Have an indoor “snowball” fight. Let kiddos ball up any paper you need to recycle (old newspapers, magazines, junk mail, BILLS) and have a “snowball fight”.  Last step, is how fast they can put it into the recycling bin!

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Animal Web Cams

Too hot? Too wet?  Too expensive?  The zoo can be all three of these things.  But, now you can visit the National Zoo from your couch!  They have 18 Animal Web Cams set up around the zoo and you can watch the animals live!   Because they are in real time, you may see A [...]

Listing Added: July 20, 2011 - Categories: Indoor, Rainy Days