Opportunities for toddlers, preschoolers at the Yucaipa branch, San Bernardino County Library
Are you looking for ways to engage your toddler or preschooler in pre-reading activities as well as a chance to expend some energy and learn age-appropriate social behaviors outside of a daycare environment? The Yucaipa branch of the San Bernardino County Library may have just what you’re looking for!
Two of the Yucaipa Library’s regularly scheduled activities are designed specifically for younger children:
Tiny Hoppers (For ages 1 – 3 years old)
The purpose of this course is to inspire interaction between toddler and parent with fun, participatory and books. This course will be focused on the development of gross motor skills, following directions, body awareness and a sense of rhythm.
Tiny Hoppers is held on Mondays beginning at 11:00 a.m.
Toddler Boot Camp (For ages 1 – 3 years old)
The purpose of this course is to inspire healthy physical activity from the get go, in a fun and exciting way your toddler will love. For the more active toddler we have selected high energy songs with lots of movement to inspire a health model of physical exercise in a fun and engaging way. This course will be focused on the development of gross motor skills, listening skills, following directions, stretching and being active.
Toddler Boot Camp is held on Mondays beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Preschool Storytime (For ages 3 – 5 years old)
The purpose of this course is to promote a love of reading in your child as well as provide an opportunity for socialization. Join us for this wonderfully fun and engaging story time where amazing books meet songs, rhymes, puppets and more. Featuring a letter each week, your child will not only enjoy this course, but will become familiar with the letters of the alphabet and the sounds they make. The developmental skills this course focuses on are letter recognition, print motivation, listening skills and narrative skills.
Preschool Storytime is held on Tuesdays beginning at 11:00 a.m.
Little Builders: A STEM Program (For ages 3 – 5 years old)
Join us for some awesome hands on fun with our interactive STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) program. Learn, build, and create amazing projects!
Little Builders is held on Tuesdays beginning at 1:00 p.m.
The Yucaipa Branch Library is located at 12040 5th St. in Yucaipa. For additional information about the library’s programs call: 909-790-3146 or go to: http://www.sbclib.org/CoursesandEvents.aspx.