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April programs at the E.B. Crawford Library

April 5,2017

A message from the E.B. Crawford Library:

WEEKLY STORY TIMES FOR CHILDREN AT MONTICELLO LIBRARY

Swing by the library at 479 Broadway in Monticello and enjoy a story time! The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library has weekly story times for toddlers and preschoolers. Spring Story times will start Monday, April 9th at 11am.

Story times are every Monday at 10am and Friday at 11am. This is an early literacy program for little ones and their caregivers. This program uses rhymes, movement, songs, books, crafts, and music to develop skills that will help children develop the early literacy skills they will need when they begin to read. Story times are appropriate for ages 2-5. We also offer Baby Brain Time for younger children. For more information on any of our children’s programming visit our website at ebcpl.org.
All story times are free and open to the public. Walk-ins are always welcome and registration is not required. For more information or to register for story times, call the library children’s room at 845-794-4660 ext. 5, visit the library website: ebcpl.org, or follow the library on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using the handle @ebcplibrary.



YOGA FOR KIDS AT E.B. CRAWFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY IN MONTICELLO

The Ethelbert B. Crawford library offers free Yoga Class for Kids & Teens every month. Yoga is a great way to relieve stress & get some exercise. This monthly class is for ages 7-14 will take place April 11th at 4:30pm.. We will have a limited number of yoga mats available on a first come, first serve basis. If you have your own please bring it.

Grab some friends and stop by for some zen fun at the library. Registration is required as space is limited. To register, or for more information, call 845-794-4660 ext. 5. To see a full list of library programs, visit ebcpl.org or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter @ebcplibrary. The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library is located at 479 Broadway in Monticello. All library programs are free and open to the public.


MONTICELLO LIBRARY TO OFFER FREE READING TUTORING

The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello, in coordination with the Sullivan County Community College Teacher’s Education Program, will begin offering free reading tutoring twice weekly to children in grades K-6. This program takes place every Tuesday & Thursday from 3:00-5:00pm and will continue through May. Call now to save a time slot for either day. Time slots are 30 minutes long and can be shared by up to 3 students.

Reading tutoring can benefit all students, not just students who struggle with reading. Benefits of tutoring session include: improving communication skills, encouraging academic achievement, building confidence, and learning new strategies to overcome struggles.

Registration is required as space is limited. To register, or for more information, call 845-794-4660 ext. 5. To see a full list of library programs, visit ebcpl.org or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter @ebcplibrary. The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library is located at 479 Broadway in Monticello. All library programs are free and open to the public.