Programs for Birth to Pre-K

Storytimes at Radnor Memorial Library

Come read with us! Radnor Library is proud to offer storytimes for ages birth to 5 to build early literacy skills and create lifelong readers and library lovers! Our storytimes feature music from well-loved children’s artists, favorite stories, magical puppets, and fun activities like egg shakers, bells or even a parachute. Storytime sessions run in seasonal schedules , and no registration is necessary.

Mother Goose on the Loose: Infant/Toddler Storytime
Thursdays at 10:00 AM at the RML REcollection
Winter Session:
January 3 to March 9 Spring Session: March 28 to May 25
Join us for rhymes, songs, puppets and more activities that develop early literacy skills for ages birth to 2. Each week features 80% repetition of nursery rhymes and songs to help build recognition and familiarity and includes developmental tips for interacting with your child to enhance early literacy skills.

Preschool Storytime
Tuesdays at 10:00 am at the RML REcollection
Winter Session:
January 3 to March 9 Spring Session: March 28 to May 25
Stories, puppets, rhymes, music and interactive activities to develop language and listening skills for ages 3 to 5.

Upcoming Programs for Birth to Preschool

Once Upon a Garden

Date: April 29, 2017

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Chanticleer, A Pleasure Garden

Nature storytime and craft for age 3 and up. $5 admission with a Radnor Library card or free with a season pass, kids 12 and under are free.  No registration required.

First Wednesday: STEM Storytime at Main Point Books

Date: May 3, 2017

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Main Point Books

Kids ages 2 to 5 will enjoy stories and songs followed by open play, tinkering, and exploring a variety of STEM toys and games.  No registration required.  This event will be held at Main Point Books, 116 N. Wayne Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087.

Spring Spectacular presented by Briar Bush Nature Center

Date: May 6, 2017

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Radnor United Methodist Church

Celebrate the season by doing the bee dance, growing like seeds, and singing like birds. Discover why fawns have spots, and see who is new in the world when spring has sprung!  No registration required.  Sponsored by Chanticleer, a Pleasure Garden.

Play K Storytime

Date: May 18, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: RML REcollection

Play K is a new storytime and play experience for ages 3-5 and their families, with a special emphasis on Kindergarten readiness skills. Play K Storytime will be held once a month on January 26, February 23, March 16, April 20, and May 18, at the RML REcollection. No need to register.