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Early Literacy Groups at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library

Our Spring Early Literacy group registration is now available through our Event Calendar. These groups are offered through a collaboration between the Jonathan Bourne Public Library and Bourne For Children.
All groups have been created for parent/caregiver & child participation.
Our Spring Session runs from April 1st through June 7th.

Tuesdays ~ 10:00 - 11:00am ~ Intergenerational Preschool Story Hour with our senior friends from Laurelwood Community - includes songs, stories, crafts & games. Registration required.

Wednesdays ~ 9:30 - 10:15 ~ Toddler Hop Skip Read w/ Miss Jayne
For children 15 months - 3 years old.
Registration required.

10:30 - 11:30 ~ Preschool Hop Skip Read w/ Miss Jayne 
For children 3 years and older. Registration required.

Thursdays ~ 10:00 - 11:00am ~ Grandparents Story and Play
This group is drop-in - no registration required.

11:30 - 12:30am ~ Babies & Books Story Time
or infants, birth-15 months and their parent /caregiver. Registration required.

~ 9:30 - 10:30am ~ Preschool Story Hour with Miss Terry
This group is for children age 3 and older. Registration required.

9:30 - 10:30am ~ Toddler Hop Skip Read w/ Miss Gayle
For children 15 months to 3 years old.
Registration required.

11:00am -  noon ~ Family Drop-in Hop Skip Read w/ Miss Gayle
This active group is for children 15 months to 5 years. No registration required.

Questions?? Please contact Terry at (508) 759-0600 X6106 or tjohnson@bournelibrary.org or Maura Dankert at (508) 743-3800 X6751 or mdankert@bourneps.org.
Story Hours Beyond the Library
Drop-in Groups - April 3rd - June 5th.
Wednesdays ~ 9:30 - 10:30 ~ Joint Base Cape Cod Neighborhood Story Hour
Wednesdays ~ 11:00 - 12:00 noon ~ Canalside Apartments Neighborhood Story Hour
These drop-in groups are for neighborhood residents, birth to 5 years old, and their parent or caregiver. No Registration Required!

These groups are provided through a collaboration by the Bourne  the Jonathan Bourne Public Library & Bourne For Children.


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