Come join the fun at the Clapp Memorial Library in Belchertown.  Our Storytimes are full of age-appropriate stories told through the reading of books, flannel board and story props, puppets and acting.  We sing songs, play instruments and end the fun with crafts. Registration is required. Click on the NAME of the program you wish to join and you will be taken to the registration page for that program. Program registration is June 6 – June 28, 2017.  Participation is determined by lottery.

Monday Babytime (3 – 12 months)
9:15 am, Mondays,
July 10 through August 14, Mondays.
Babytime is for ages 3 – 12 months and begins @ 9:15 AM. Registration is required (click on the name of the program, above). You do not need to enter a book title to register. Our storytimes feature age-appropriate stories, songs, finger plays and art activities. Participation is determined by lottery. Participants will receive an email after registration closes.

Monday Firststeps (13-24 months)
10:00 am, Mondays,
July 10 through August 14
Firststeps is for ages 13-24 months and begins @ 10:00 AM. Registration is required (click on the name of the program, above). You do not need to enter a book title to register. Our storytimes feature age-appropriate stories, songs, finger plays and art activities. Participation is determined by lottery. Participants will receive an email after registration closes.

Tuesday Toddlertime (2 year olds)
9:30 am, Tuesdays,
July 11 – August 15
Toddlertime is for 2 year olds and begins @ 9:30AM. Registration is required (click on the name of the program, above). You do not need to enter a book title to register. Our story times feature age-appropriate stories, songs, finger plays and art activities. Participation is determined by lottery. Participants will receive an email after registration closes.

Thursday Preschool (ages 3-4)
9:30 am, Thursdays,
July 20 – August 17
Preschool Storytime is for ages 3-4 and begins @ 9:30AM. Registration is required (click on the name of the program, above). You do not need to enter a book title to register. Our story times feature age-appropriate stories, songs, finger plays and art activities. Must also register for summer reading program. Participation is determined by lottery. Participants will receive an email after registration closes.

Getting Ready for Kindergarten
9:30 am, Wednesdays,
July 12 – August 16
Getting Ready for Kindergarten is a story time for just children, adults will remain in the building but not in the story time room. We will read books about going to school, sing songs, play games and create with art materials.
Registration is required (click on the name of the program, above). You do not need to enter a book title to register. You will receive an email from Wandoo reader so you will know you successfully registered. When registration is over, an email will be sent letting everyone know the lottery results.