Preschoolers

Supported by Vitreous Glass Inc.

Airdrie Public Library, in partnership with North Rocky View Community Links, is proud to offer a selection of preschool literacy programs. 

Winter Program Registration:
Session 1 - Dec. 18 (runs Jan. 8 - Feb. 16)
Session 2 - Feb. 20 (runs March 5 - April 13)


Registered Programs 

*All Registered Programs require a valid APL card. Register online.

Babytime: Mondays—11:30 a.m.; Tuesdays—11:30 a.m; Fridays—11:30 a.m. Designed for children under 12 months. This is an oral program shared by caregiver and baby using rhymes, actions, songs, and board books.

Toddlertime: Mondays—9:30 and 10:30 a.m.; Tuesdays—9:30 and 10:30 a.m & Fridays—9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Designed for preschoolers aged 1-3 who need to move and actively participate. This program focuses on simple action songs, finger plays, props, and short stories.

Creative Hands and Minds: Tuesdays—1:30 p.m. Designed for children aged 3-5. This program features stories, rhymes and a craft for children and their caregivers to share.  





RSVP Programs

*RSVP Programs need to reserve a spot, but no library card required!

Sensory Storytime: Mondays: 1:00 p.m. Designed for children aged 3-10 with Autism and other developmental differences. This program is an interactive experience featuring songs, rhymes, and stories for children and their caregivers.

Wiggle Wednesday: Second Wednesday of every month—9:15 a.m. In partnership with Ambition Performing Arts, and designed for children aged 2-5. This program combines storytime, movement, and dance.  


 


Drop-In Programs
*Drop-in! No library card required!

Creative Hands and Minds: Pick up a ticket at the Information Desk. Find us in the Children’s Area.

Thursdays: 11:00

Rhymes & Songs: This fun-filled program of fingerplays, rhymes, and songs is aimed at children from birth to 5 and their caregivers. Find us in the Children’s Area.

Wednesdays: 9:30

Chante avec moi: Ce programme amusant de comptines et chansons est conçu pour les enfants de la naissance à 5 ans avec leurs aidants. Retrouver-nous dans la région d’enfants.

lundi: 9h 30

Bedtime Storytime: Children of all ages are welcome to drop-in with their favorite stuffy for an hour of stories and crafts! Dress in your pajamas! Pick up a ticket at the Information Desk. Find us in the Program Room.

Tuesdays: 6:00 pm

1,2,3—Count with Me!: Designed for children from birth to 5, this numeracy program focuses on songs, rhymes, and stories that highlight numbers, gross motor movement, and group building. Find us in the Children’s Area.

Mondays: 10:15
Thursdays: 10:00
Fridays: 11:00

ABC—Read with Me!: Designed for children from birth to 5, this literacy program highlights signing, storytelling, and fine-motor skills. Find us in the Children’s Area.

Mondays: 11:15
Thursdays: 1:00
Fridays: 10:00
Saturdays: 10:30 

 


Outreach Programs

Find a program in a community near you!

  • Travelling Tales and Tunes - Join us for rhymes, stories, and songs! This program off-site programming is aimed at children from birth to 5. RSVP online.