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BabyTIme

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. #pplstorytime #babytime    

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BabyTime with Sign

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. Babies and caregivers also are introduced to Baby Sign Language, a wonderful way to grow babies’ communication skills. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. Using sign language speeds babies’ language development. #pplstorytime #babytimewithsign

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov. 


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Device Advice

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
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Device Advice

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
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Discovery Time

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math. This program is designed for children two to five years old accompanied by a favorite adult. What is your child learning? Children who can count, recognize geometric shapes and patterns and are eager to explore the world around them will be better prepared to succeed in kindergarten. Your kids are natural scientists. You can help them discover the world, build vocabulary and master basic science concepts. #pplstorytime #discoverytime

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Kindergarten Bootcamp

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS PROGRAM.  

This class meets on the following dates: October 5th, October 12th, October 19th, October 26th, November 2nd, November 9th, and November 16th.  Attendance is expected at all 7 classes.

Kindergarten Bootcamp gives parents tools, information, and activities to help prepare their children for school success in a fun, educational, and interactive setting. The series consists of seven sessions, 1 hour each, for children who are preparing to enter kindergarten in Fall 2017 along with their parent or caregiver. Under the guidance of an early literacy specialist, parents and caregivers work with their children on foundational skills which have been demonstrated to be the most important for both a successful kindergarten and school experience. It is important that parents and children attend every session including Week 7 graduation! 

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.
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Friends General Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Century Friends Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Toddler Time with Sign

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Two-year-olds (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage emerging language skills in a session dedicated to active toddlers. Children and caregivers also practice Baby Sign Language, a great way to help young children develop communication skills. What is your child learning? Your toddler learns nine new words a day! Hearing stories, songs and rhymes helps develop your child's vocabulary. Using sign language will speed your toddler’s language development by 6-12 months! #pplstorytime #toddlertimewithsign

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Book Art at Century

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room
Learn the art of book folding at Century! Up-cycle old books into folded sculptures and artwork! 
We will teach all the skills and techniques required to make your own folded art piece in an old unwanted book, plus the 'mark and fold' skills that can be transferred to making folded words and other silhouettes. 
Books and equipment will be provided.
Please note: This class requires measuring and precision work, so please bring any reading glasses with you! One student per registration, please.
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BabyTIme

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. #pplstorytime #babytime    

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BabyTime with Sign

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. Babies and caregivers also are introduced to Baby Sign Language, a wonderful way to grow babies’ communication skills. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. Using sign language speeds babies’ language development. #pplstorytime #babytimewithsign

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov. 


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Device Advice

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
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Device Advice

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
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Stack 'em Saturdays

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room
Join us for some creative block building the second Saturday of every month.  For children 3-12 years of age.  #stem
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Discovery Time

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math. This program is designed for children two to five years old accompanied by a favorite adult. What is your child learning? Children who can count, recognize geometric shapes and patterns and are eager to explore the world around them will be better prepared to succeed in kindergarten. Your kids are natural scientists. You can help them discover the world, build vocabulary and master basic science concepts. #pplstorytime #discoverytime

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Kindergarten Bootcamp

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS PROGRAM.  

This class meets on the following dates: October 5th, October 12th, October 19th, October 26th, November 2nd, November 9th, and November 16th.  Attendance is expected at all 7 classes.

Kindergarten Bootcamp gives parents tools, information, and activities to help prepare their children for school success in a fun, educational, and interactive setting. The series consists of seven sessions, 1 hour each, for children who are preparing to enter kindergarten in Fall 2017 along with their parent or caregiver. Under the guidance of an early literacy specialist, parents and caregivers work with their children on foundational skills which have been demonstrated to be the most important for both a successful kindergarten and school experience. It is important that parents and children attend every session including Week 7 graduation! 

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.
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Century S.T.E.A.M.ing

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room
This Month: Sharks!
Every second Wednesday of the month from 4-5 children 5 and up can bring their curiosity, and explore, create, and discover new things about animals, weather, geology, magnets, measurements, and more! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Phoenix Public Library Century Chapter.  #stem
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Toddler Time with Sign

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Two-year-olds (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage emerging language skills in a session dedicated to active toddlers. Children and caregivers also practice Baby Sign Language, a great way to help young children develop communication skills. What is your child learning? Your toddler learns nine new words a day! Hearing stories, songs and rhymes helps develop your child's vocabulary. Using sign language will speed your toddler’s language development by 6-12 months! #pplstorytime #toddlertimewithsign

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BabyTIme

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. #pplstorytime #babytime    

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BabyTime with Sign

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Babies (accompanied by a favorite adult) enjoy songs, activities to promote movement, rhymes, books and playtime in each lively session. Babies and caregivers also are introduced to Baby Sign Language, a wonderful way to grow babies’ communication skills. BabyTime gives your baby the opportunity to hear lots of language while you get to know other families with young children. What is your child learning? Hearing stories and rhymes helps your baby develop language skills. Using sign language speeds babies’ language development. #pplstorytime #babytimewithsign

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov. 


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Registration is closed

Device Advice

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
View More
Registration is closed

Device Advice

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Century Library
Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library? We can help! Register for a 30 minute individual training session with one of our Einsteins! Please make sure to bring your fully charged hand-held device with you.
View More

Discovery Time

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Century Library
Meeting Room

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math. This program is designed for children two to five years old accompanied by a favorite adult. What is your child learning? Children who can count, recognize geometric shapes and patterns and are eager to explore the world around them will be better prepared to succeed in kindergarten. Your kids are natural scientists. You can help them discover the world, build vocabulary and master basic science concepts. #pplstorytime #discoverytime

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Registration is open

Kindergarten Bootcamp

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Century Library
Meeting Room

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS PROGRAM.  

This class meets on the following dates: October 5th, October 12th, October 19th, October 26th, November 2nd, November 9th, and November 16th.  Attendance is expected at all 7 classes.

Kindergarten Bootcamp gives parents tools, information, and activities to help prepare their children for school success in a fun, educational, and interactive setting. The series consists of seven sessions, 1 hour each, for children who are preparing to enter kindergarten in Fall 2017 along with their parent or caregiver. Under the guidance of an early literacy specialist, parents and caregivers work with their children on foundational skills which have been demonstrated to be the most important for both a successful kindergarten and school experience. It is important that parents and children attend every session including Week 7 graduation! 

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.
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