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Rhode Island's latest early learning destination!
Providence Public Schools
2016 SUMMER READING LISTS
2016 - 2017 SCHEDULE
Early Literacy Programs
INTRODUCING the 2016 PASSPORT TO LEARNING! Available Soon!
There's usually something happening in our Children's Room. Specially designed early learning programs for children and their parents include:
Lapsit Story Time - Tuesdays & Fridays, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
(for ages Birth to 18 months)
Join us for stories, songs, rhythm and rhyme all designed for your and your wee-one.
Cradle to Crayons - Tuesday and Friday Sessions!
Register for a Tuesday OR Friday Session
(for ages 1 to 3 years old)
Tuesday Session 1: 9:30 - 10:30 am
Tuesday Session 2: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Friday Session 1: 9:30 am (please be on time; doors open at start times only)
Friday Session 2: 10:30 am (please be on time; doors open at start times only)
This program combines time for play and socialization with a story time that includes movement, songs, finger plays and wonderful children’s literature.
Prepare for K Through Play — Wednesdays 9:30—11:00 am
Designed for 4 and 5 year-olds entering kindergarten during the next school year, this program focuses on learning and developing skills which will support children’s success in school and in life.
STEAM activities as well as movement, literacy, social/emotional skills and, of course, stories will be featured. Session begins September 29.
All programs run in 8-week sessions from September to June. Registration is required for all programs. Space is limited. Please contact Anne Kilkenny at 455-8098 or Bonnie Lilienthal at 455-8025 for more information or to register.
Family Learning Sundays (2016-17 schedule coming soon)
(designed for children 5 to 10 years old)
Join us for an interactive learning program focusing on various topics including science, music, nature, art and dance. These programs are designed with the family in mind and are aimed at children ages 5 to 8 with their parents/caregivers, but siblings are generally welcome. All programs begin at 2:00 PM. Rooms TBA.
Family Learning Sundays are free programs made possible with generous support from donors.
Check our Calendar of Events for other upcoming programs.
Check our Children's Newsletter for this month.
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