Rhyme and Storytime

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Rhyme and Storytime

What is Rhyme and Storytime?

Rhyme and Storytime is a free drop-in program for children up to 5 years of age. Children must be accompanied by a parent, grandparent, or caregiver, who also participate in the program. The program runs every Friday from 9:30 to 11:30.

Schedule:

 9:30 until 10:30- Free play: there are play stations in the gym (for large motor skills) and in the lower level (crafts, play-doh, storybooks, toys …)

10:30 – Circle time:   includes rhymes, songs, and the colour of the month and the letter of the day

Followed by Snack: Snack is usually related to the colour of the month and the letter of the week – we eat our way through the alphabet! 

 

 

What to expect when you arrive:

You will find a small registration table near the entrance.  Please check in and mark your attendance – we receive some funding through the Fort Rouge River Heights Parent Child Coalition(families-forward.com) so reporting on numbers of participants is important.

 

The first time you come to Rhyme and Storytime, you will be asked to complete a simple information form and receive a bag with a free book and copies of the rhymes and songs used in circle time.

 

Who can attend:

Rhyme and Storytime is open to any preschool child and an accompanying adult. 

 

Click here to download song sheet

The Harrow United Church community is about sharing and caring. We know that all care-givers, perhaps especially new parents, can benefit from a caring community. That is what you will find at Rhyme & Storytime. This is a free, fun program for young people who are accompanied by a Parent, Grandparent or a Caregiver.  Come out and join the fun. 
The colour for August is Pink.