Did you know that Storytime begins at birth? Ascension Parish Library offers a variety of storytimes for children from birth to the age of 5. All of our storytimes are fun, interactive, and engaging, and promote early literacy skills.
Babytime is for babies from birth to the age of 18 months. It’s an excellent chance for babies and caregivers to bond over books. Babytime is fast paced and energetic, and includes interactive board books and a variety of songs and fingerplays for babies and caregivers to enjoy together.
Toddler Storytime is for active, adventurous, wiggly toddlers from 15 months old to age 2. We’ll entertain your toddler, and make learning fun, as you participate with them and soak up quality time together.
Preschool Storytime is for children ages 3 - 5. These storytimes are an exciting half-hour of stories, songs, and active play. Children attend Preschool Storytime on their own, without their parents. This helps them prepare for attending preschool or kindergarten on their own and gives them a great sense of independence.
Los niños menores de 7 años y sus familiares están invitados a participar en una emocionante e interactiva hora de cuentos que se presentaran completamente en inglés y español. Disfrute de treinta minutos de historias, canciones y juegos interactivos, seguidos de una manualidad divertida y fácil.
Children ages 7 and younger and their families are invited to take part in an exciting and interactive storytime that is presented entirely in English and Spanish. Enjoy thirty minutes of stories, songs, and active play, followed by a fun and easy craft.
If you love hearing stories before bedtime, then put on your favorite jammies and join us at Pajama Storytime. We’ll sing fun songs, read great stories, and you’ll get to make a craft to take home.