I will continue doing Monday night storytimes. I'm in the early stages of planning as I'm gathering songs and stories for these toddler times. I'm excited to revisit some old rhymes and add some new songs to my repertoire. I'll be getting new books, letters, and crafts to use in my storytime. I'm excited because the winter times selected line up closely with upcoming holiday themes from January-March.
I ran into a storytime attendee from fall. She told me that she could not believe in eight weeks how transformed her child was. She said her daughter was pretty quiet and would not talk much, but after attending those classes her daughter talks SO much more, sings, and is actively wanting to play.
To this upcoming storytime season, I say: