Storytime Programs

picture of owls reading a book

Parkland Library’s Fall Storytime 

Registration begins on January 11th at 8:30 a.m.
Online registration will enable you to register your child for Storytime on a first-come, first-served basis through our website. 

Your Parkland Library card is required in order to register for this six-week session with classes for children as young as age nine months through second grade. Registration is limited to one class per child. In the parent-child classes, only the registered age-appropriate child and his/her adult are permitted to attend. 

You will receive an email by January 20th informing you that your child is either in a class or on the waitlist. Please call if you don’t get an email by January 20th.

Please email the library for more information or call 954.757.4207  

Winter  Storytime Schedule

Classes run January 24 – March 2, 2023

Books and Babies
Tuesday OR Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.

(9-23 mos. with favorite adult)
This early literacy class uses toys, puzzles, books, stories, songs and finger plays to create a fun and educational experience for babies. Only the registered age-appropriate child and his/her adult are permitted to attend. No siblings, please.

Books and Babies Tuesday 10:00 a.m. class full

Books and Babies Wednesday 10:00 a.m. class full

Toddler Tales 
Wednesday at 11:00 OR Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
(24 mos. - 3 ½ yrs. with favorite adult)

This early literacy class establishes the relationship between letters and sounds and provides early phonemic awareness. This is accomplished through stories, music, rhymes, and flannel board visuals. Only the registered age-appropriate child and his/her adult are permitted to attend. No siblings, please.

Toddler Tales Wednesday 11:00 a.m. class full

Toddler Tales Thursday 10:30 a.m. class full

Preschool Storytime 
Tuesday 11:30 a.m. OR Wednesday 3:30 p.m. 
(3-5 year olds enter the room without their adult)

Through the use of stories, songs, finger plays, flannel board visuals and crafts, preschool age children will enhance their literacy, social and motor skills in a fun way. New themes are presented each week. Children enter the classroom alone but accompanying adults must remain in the library. Only the registered age-appropriate child is permitted to attend.

Preschool Storytime Tuesday 11:30 a.m. class full

Preschool Storytime 3:30 p.m. class full

Rookie Readers 
Tuesday 3:30 p.m.
(Kindergarten - Second Grade)

This class combines stories, poems, songs and crafts to make a fun library experience. Children enter the classroom alone but accompanying adults must remain in the library. Only the registered age-appropriate child is permitted to attend.

Rookie Readers 3:30 p.m. class full

Let’s build good habits at a young age.
Being timely:  Arriving to class on time is strongly encouraged in order to enhance the learning experience for all.
Consistent attendance: After 2 unexcused absences, your child’s spot will be given to the next child on the waiting list.