Happy Birthday to Beary!

Books about birthdays

Today is Beary’s birthday, and we celebrated in style during Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

It’s not a party without cake and balloons

Beary loves a good story, so we read some stories, counted Beary’s candles, and sang happy birthday in English and Spanish. We also made birthday crowns.

Beary–wearing his birthday crown–with his cake!

To see all the photos, click here.

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Clouds in my storytime

Some books about clouds

Today, Family Storytime was all about clouds–big clouds, small clouds, and all kinds of different-shaped clouds. We read some books, sang some songs, and had some fun.

Little Cloud, Little Cloud, what do you see?

Can you guess where the moon is hiding?

Everyone made a cloud picture, too.

A bunny!

Flowers!

To see all the photos, click here.

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April Showers

Our Spring programs have begun this week. Today’s Ready, Set, Kindergarten! was all about rain. We talked about how April showers bring May flowers (we sure hope so!), we read some great books about rain, we sang songs, and we chased bubbles.

Everyone also got to make a rain picture. To see all the photos, click here.

Join us next Tuesday when we celebrate Beary’s birth

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Spring Programs Are Just Around the Corner!

OPL-Kid-Events

It’s finally Spring, and our programs for children will be back beginning April 6. You can see our program schedule here,¬†or take a look at our calendar.

If you want a printable version, we have copies in the Children’s Room, or use this link for English or this link for Spanish.

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We can text you that!

sign up for textsThe OPL Children’s Room can now send you text messages! We can text information about specific programs (check out the list) or daily early literacy tips.

To sign up, simply click on this link and fill the form out.

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March Madness Week 3

This is our last week, so don’t miss your chance to vote.

Never Take a Shark to the Dentist vs. The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Hungry Bear.

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Announcing the 6th annual OPLbery Club!

We’re getting ready for a new year for our OPLbery Club. Marci and Debbie have been collecting and reading lots of just published books. We will have our first meeting on April 17.

If you are interested in joining the OPLbery Club, come in and talk to us.

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