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E.g., 10/18/2019
E.g., 10/18/2019

Preschoolers will enjoy this longer storytime that features stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to encourage pre-reading skills. Designed for ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Siblings welcome. Seating is limited. Please arrive early to pick up a name tag at the desk near the Storytime Room.

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Storytime Room

Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Siblings welcome.  Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket.

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Meeting Room

A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movements for babies. Introduce your little one to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a  head start on language learning. Designed for birth to 18 months and a caregiver. Siblings welcome. 

Twenty minutes of storytime followed by twenty minutes of stay-n-play. 

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Meeting Room

A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movements for babies. Introduce your little one to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a head start on language learning. Designed for birth to 18 months and a caregiver. Siblings welcome. 

Twenty minutes of storytime followed by twenty minutes of stay-n-play. 

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Storytime Room

Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Spanish-language learners, let us help you to enhance your conversational skills. We’ll read and discuss articles together, in Spanish, with helpful native speakers and advanced students. Good for intermediate and advanced levels.

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Monday-Thursday, weekly (except school holidays). With lots of resources, tips and friendly smiles Homework Help Coaches are ready to lend a hand. Students can bring specific homework assignments to work on, such as book reports or science projects; vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills; math; and social studies. All ages welcome; students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners (ELL) are welcome. Students served on a first-come, first-served basis; busy times may require a wait. Generously supported by the Ewing Marion Kauffman...

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Join us at the Library to explore mindfulness practices like meditation, breathing, and movement. Unlock a deeper understanding of the mind-body connection one breath at a time.

Presented by Celestine Muhammad, a Certified Dynamic Mindfulness Teacher and co-founder of A Peace of Yoga Kansas City.

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Test your mental stamina and pop culture expertise at Monticello’s first Trivia Night. Bring your own team or join one of our tables for rounds of questions about matters topical, seasonal and inconsequential. Unlock your memory for an evening of light-hearted collaborative fun. We’ll award some very modest prizes to the highest scores. Light snacks and beverages provided.

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