Darien Library’s Children’s Library offers Storytime programs of various types for babies, toddlers and children up to age 5, and registration began Monday for a lottery to get into the program, which has limited seating.
Here’s an announcement about registration and a description of the program.
An announcement from the Children’s Library at Darien Library:
Registration for the Fall II 2015 Storytime lottery opens Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 and runs through Monday, Oct. 19. Registration is a lottery, and notification will be Saturday, Oct. 24. Storytimes will begin the week of Monday, Oct. 26, 2015.
Fall II (Six weeks)
Register: Monday, Oct. 5 to Monday Oct. 19
Session: Monday Oct. 26 to Friday Dec. 4
For Storytime Guidelines and more information about offerings, visit the Storytimes page.
We will also have some great open programs on the schedule as well, like Baby Laptime and Toddler Tales!
Here’s an excerpt from the Storytimes Web page on Darien Library’s website (visit the page for many more details):
Storytimes are for babies, toddlers and children up to age 5. The Children’s Library offers other programs for children up to age 12.
Registered storytimes are offered in the Fall, Winter and Spring seasons. All Summer storytimes are drop-in and do not require pre-registration. Younger children have offerings in the morning, Totally Preschool is in the morning and the afternoon, Bookworms is in the afternoon. Programs for older kids during the school year are held after-school, evenings and weekends. The Darien Library provides approximately 20 programs a week during a registered session. Drop-in storytimes are available year-round – check the calendar of events for more information.
Parents/caregivers may register online during the specified registration period. Each child can participate in one registered program per session. Registration is a lottery. Parents will be notified by Saturday, 9/5 (Fall I) and Saturday 10/24 (Fall II). Register your infants and 1 year olds based on their ability to walk.Register children ages 2 and up based on their age by 9/2 (Fall I) and 10/19 (Fall II). Registered storytimes are for children whose parents are Darien residents, employed full-time in Darien, or Friends of the Darien Library who contribute annually at the $300 level. Parents will need a Library card to register. Please only register for one class per session.
The above information is an excerpt of the announcement and the Storytimes Web page. See the Storytimes Web page on the Darien Library website for many more details.