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Chapel Hill Public Library

A department of the Town of Chapel Hill

Children's Programs - Regular

Infants / Toddlers / Preschool 

Baby Time (6-18 months)

Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition.  Enjoy great books, learn fun songs, and meet other families in this 15-20 minute interactive program followed by time to play and socialize. Friday mornings at 10:15 and 11:00 in the Program Room. No pre-registration required for this program. Please check the calendar for specific dates. 

Toddler Time (18-36 months)

Toddlers actively participate in stories, music, and movement enhancing their social, emotional, and language development. Wednesday and Thursday mornings at 10:15 and 11:00 in the Program Room. No pre-registration required for this program. Please choose one Toddler Time, on Wednesday or Thursday, to attend. Please check the calendar for specific dates.

Story Time (Ages 3-6)

Preschoolers enjoy stories, songs, and other activities that develop early literacy skills and foster curiousity. Mondays from 10:30-11:00 and Tuesdays from 10-30-11:00 and 3:30-4:00 in the Program Room during the school year and in Meeting Room A during the summer.  Please check the calendar for specific dates.

Family Story Time

Children and their grownups listen to stories and enjoy shared activiites.  Saturdays from 10:30-11:00 in the Program Room. Please check the calendar for specific dates.

Pajama Story Time

Children are invited to put on their pajamas, grab a favorite stuffed friend, and come hear stories about going to bed. The last Wednesday of each month from 7:00-7:30 in the Program Room. Families with children ages 2 and up are welcome. Please check the calendar for specific dates.

School-Age Programs (September-May)

Junior Book Club (Grades 1-3)

A book club program that is designed for beginning readers in grades 1-3. The group meets twice a month during the school year to discuss different genres of books and read from a selection of titles. Please check the calendar for specific dates. 

Globetrotters Club (Grades 1-5)

Get your time machines ready and travel to a new time and place each month!  Join us to learn about a different country and its history and make a craft.  Held one Wednesday afternoon each month from 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Program Room.  Please check the calendar for specific dates. 

Homeschool Book Club (ages 7-11)

A book club for homeschoolers. Read a book of your choice on a monthly theme and chat about it with other kids. Held one Wednesday afternoon each month from 1:30-2:15 p.m. Please check the calendar for specific dates.

Last updated: 16 May 2016