Children start their learning journey at the Library. Visit all Library branches to find board books, music to check out, and a welcoming space for your baby or toddler to play and learn.
We share short stories, songs and interactive rhymes. Be ready to sit on the floor with your child, and spend a bit of library time being silly and wiggly together. Schedule
In this relaxed 30 minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in rhymes, lap bounces, songs, a short story, and promote community building. This program is designed for pre-walkers.
Central - Two Classes, Wednesdays at 11:30am to noon & 12:30 to 1:00pm (age 0-12 months)
Goleta - Thursdays at 11:30am (age 0-14 months) *NEW!!
A play based workshop designed for children ages 1-3, and including siblings ages 0-5. Get to know community experts and learn about child development and resources in our community while your child interacts in a learning environment. Registration required. Next 5 week session starts Saturday, September 23. Must be able to attend whole series, September 23 & 30, October 7, 14 & 21. Visit Goleta Library or call 964-7878 to register.
Last Wednesday of each month. Diane Byington of Solvang Conservatory shares songs, instrument play, rhythm chants and movement in a relaxed, playful setting. Caregiver participation required. Pre-registration guarantees a spot: call 688-4214 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mondays at noon. Meet and spend time with other caregivers and their babies in this relaxed open playtime. We provide the space, rattles, rhymes, lap bounces, songs, and board books. We hope your playtime is enhanced with some community building as well. Designed for babies aged 0-12 months and their caregivers, this program is best for pre-walkers.
Enjoy 30 minutes of playful music and movement with guest musicians, dancers, and sports educators. Get to know other parents of young children. First Session: Tickets given out in the Library lobby at 10:00am, first-come, first-served up to 25 children. Program starts at 10:15am. Second Session: Tickets given out in the lobby or the children's area when the first session is full, first-come, first served up to 25 children. Program starts at 11:00am Session start at the scheduled time. Doors will close when the program starts, whether or not the class is full.