Friday, September 02, 2016
The Birmingham Public Library is Kicking Off New Sessions of 1-2-3 Play with Me at Five Library Locations
Playing with your baby is not only important for bonding, but it is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time and place for you to come to the public library and spend one-on-one time playing with your child. This five-week program involves children from birth through age three and their parents or caregivers. The library will have age appropriate toys, books, and art activities just for you and your child. Also, we have invited special guests from the community to join us each week to answer your questions about parenting.
1-2-3 Play with Me emphasizes the role of parents as the first teachers of their children, facilitates early intervention and teaches strategies for healthy child development and early literacy. 1-2-3 Play with Me is the signature event for Family Place Libraries and is a community project grant recipient of the Junior League of Birmingham.
Schedule of Programs
Avondale Regional Branch Library
September 7-October 5, 2016 – every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
Five Points West Regional Branch Library
September 6-October 4, 2016 – every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
Springville Road Regional Branch Library
October 6-November 10, 2016 – every Thursday except Oct. 20 at 10:00 a.m.
October 11-November 8, 2016 – every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
Pratt City Branch Library
October 12-November 9, 2016 – every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
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