Literacy Development

Before children learn to read they need to develop the skills needed to be successful when they begin school. We are all about literacy development here at the library.  Story Time provides both adults and kids the tools they need to encourage a love of reading.  We read, sing, talk, and play — all important aspects of early learning.

But it doesn’t stop there.   Continue reading

Communicating with Baby

American Sign Language or ASL is a great way to “talk” to your baby and for baby to talk to you.  Babies are able to recognize words and meanings long before they can form words. For instance, they learn to wave bye bye before they can say bye bye.  So using sign language to communicate makes a lot of sense.

Did you know that using sign language helps children learn to speak sooner?   Continue reading