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(734) 466-2493

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(734) 421-6600

Sandburg Library
(248) 893-4010

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  • Storytime Programs
  • Civic Center Library Programs
  • Noble Library Programs
  • Sandburg Library Programs

  • Storytime Programs

    Children’s storytime and music programs are open to preschool Livonia children. All children younger than three years old must be accompanied by an adult (one child per adult), unless otherwise specified. Space is limited so register early!

    At Civic Center Library, registration begins Monday, January 5 at 9:00 am (734) 466-2493. At Noble Library, registration begins Monday, January 5 at 12:00 pm (734) 421-4235. At Sandburg Library, registration begins Tuesday, January 6 at 12:00 pm (248) 893-4010. Register for storytimes in person or by phone.

    Sessions begin the week of January 12 and end the week of February 23.

          **Spring Storytime registration begins Monday, March 9, 2015**


    BABY STORYTIME*
    Ages 12 to 23 months with parent or loving caregiver
    Babies are invited to bring a loving caregiver along for songs, simple stories, and other activities that introduce our youngest patrons to the pleasures of the library. Registration required. Helpful Hints

    @Civic Center: Mondays, January 12 through February 23
          *No session on February 16
    Session 1 (12 to 17 months): 9:30 to 9:50 am
    Session 2 (18 to 23 months): 10:30 to 10:50 am

    @Civic Center: Wednesdays, January 14 through February 25
    10:00 to 10:30 am

    Week 1 Rhymes
    Week 2 Things to Check Out
    Week 3 Child's Brain
    Week 4 Tuna
    Week 5 Sleep
    Week 6 Phthalates
    Week 7 Parent Online Resources


    TODDLER STORYTIME*
    Ages 24 to 36 months old
    Stories, fingerplays, and large movement activities for that terrific two in your life. Registration required.

    @Civic Center: Thursdays, January 15 through February 26
    10:15 to 10:45 am
    Helpful Hints

    @Noble: Wednesdays, January 14 through February 25
          *Drop-ins and siblings welcome.
    10:15 to 10:45 am


    PRESCHOOL STORYTIME*
    Ages 3 to 5 years old
    Enjoy stories, songs, and more! Registration required.

    @Civic Center: Tuesdays, January 13 through February 24
    10:00 to 10:30 am

    @Noble: Wednesdays, January 14 through February 25
          *Drop-ins and siblings welcome.
    11:00 to 11:30 am


    TODDLER/PRESCHOOL STORYTIME*
    Ages 2 to 5 years old
    Enjoy stories, songs, and more! Combining science demos with toy time!

    @Sandburg: Tuesdays, January 13 through February 24
          *Drop-ins and siblings welcome.
    12:15 to 12:45 pm


    FAMILY STORYTIME
    Ages 3 – 6; however, parents and siblings are welcome
    Stories, action songs, puppets, games, and a small craft. Stories and activities are geared for children ages 3 – 6; however, parents and siblings are welcome. No registration required.

    @Civic Center: Thursdays, January 15 through February 26
    6:30 to 7:00 pm


    DROP IN STORYTIME
    Ages 1-6
    Stories, marches to musical instruments, fingerplays, and large-movement activities. Parents and siblings welcome to join in. No registration required. Come when you can!

    @Civic Center: Thursdays, January 15 through February 26
    9:15 am




    Civic Center Library Programs

    SATURDAY CINEMA
    All ages welcome; young children must be accompanied by an adult
    Saturdays, December 20, January 17, and February 21 at 2:00 pm
    Join us every month for a free G or PG-rated film in the Library auditorium (sorry, no food or drink allowed). Films are subject to change. Contact the Library at (734) 466-2493 to confirm titles. No registration required.

    READING WITH THE DOGS*
    Ages 6 to 12
    Saturdays, January 10, February 7, and March 7 at 1:00 pm
    Introducing our Two New Therapy Dogs: Sophie and Zeus! Kids ages 6-12 can come by and practice their reading skills with two very good listeners. Register in person, or by phone at (743) 466-2493.

    MINECRAFT @ YOUR LIBRARY *
    Ages 9 to 15
    Friday, February 13, 2015
    Doors open at 5:45 pm
    Session 1: 6:00 to 7:00 pm (BEGINNERS)
    Session 2: 7:00 to 8:00 pm (EXPERIENCED)
    Register in person or by phone at (743) 466-2493, beginning Monday, January 19.

    PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
    All ages welcome
    Saturday, February 21 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
    Looking for a Preschool? Stop by to talk with area preschools and see which one is right for you and your child. Are you a preschool that would like a table? Please call or email Karen at (734) 466-2454 or ksmith@livonia.lib.mi.us. Registration not required.

    FUNNY BOOKS*
    Ages 7 to 12
    Saturday, February 28 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm
    Do you like funny series like Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Saturdays, Judy Moody, Junie B. Jones, Fudge, Time Warp Trio, Wayside School, and Dork Diaries? Find out more about silly series books and learn about the movies. You will also make a craft and play a game! Register in person or by phone at (743) 466-2493, beginning Saturday, February 14.

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    Noble Library Programs

    DROP-IN PLAYDATE
    Ages 2 - 6
    Wednesdays, November 5 – 26 from 10:15am -11:30am
    Missing storytime? We're having an informal play date! Grab your friends (or come and meet some new ones!) and play the afternoon away. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    CRAYONS, STICKERS & GLUE
    Ages 2 - 6
    Wednesdays, December 3 - 17 from 10:30 – 11:00am
    Join us for some stories encouraging color and shape learning, then let’s create something fun! Registration not required.

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    Sandburg Library Programs

    DROP-IN PLAYDATE
    All ages welcome
    Tuesdays, November 4 – 25 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Missing storytime? We're having an informal play date! Grab your friends (or come and meet some new ones!) and play the afternoon away. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    CRAZY – 8’S
    All ages welcome
    Tuesdays, November 4 – 25 from 4:30pm – 5:30pm
    Join us for math puzzles and games brought to you by Bed Time Math! Registration not required. No session November 11.

    CRAYONS, STICKERS & GLUE
    Ages 2 - 6
    Tuesdays, December 2 - 23 from 12:15 – 12:45pm
    Join us for some stories encouraging color and shape learning, then let’s create something fun! Registration not required.

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    *registration required