Children's Story Times, Programs, and News

December Family Movie Kit - Elf

     Contact Heather
     *** Sponsored by the Friends of the PCDL

Holiday Scavenger Hunts @ All PCDL locations
     ** hunts change weekly

Holiday Story Walks - Continental, Fort Jennings, Ottawa or Ottoville Locations

December 13 @ 5:00 - 6:00 pm Santa Visit - Ottawa Location
     Bring your camera

December 13 @ 6:00 pm Lima Symphony Orchestra presents Symphony Storytime - Ottawa Location
Enjoy stories with live music & refreshments
     ***Made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, sponsored by the Friends of the PCDL






Ready to read logo

The PCDL is committed to providing parents with the tools needed to help their children get ready to read. Every Child Ready to Read programs are offered weekly online - see the story time link above for the latest programs.. All programs require a caring adult to attend with the child. The five early literacy practices will help every child develop the foundation for reading, listening, writing, and learning for a lifetime. Every Child Ready To Read incorporates simple practices, based on research, to help parents and other caregivers develop early literacy skills in children from birth to age five.

5 practices for Early literacy: talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing