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Early Literacy Classes Return to ImagineIF Columbia Falls

Storytime returns to our Columbia Falls location this December! Sing, dance, read and explore in this fun, interactive class for toddlers and preschoolers that helps them prepare for future learning success. Hands-on activities to follow storytime. Especially for children 0-5 and their grown-ups.

ImagineIF Columbia Falls

Wednesdays, 11am

Thursdays, 11am

Beyond Play: Interactive Activities for Early Literacy

All through the month of December look for fun new interactive activities each week in the children’s section at ImagineIF Kalispell and Bigfork. Especially for children 0-5 and their grown-ups.

Available at ImagineIF Kalispell and Bigfork locations through December.

Reading Rangers

Make a tassel for your very own bookmark that lets you track the number of books you read. Keep track for 4 weeks, then share your progress with us and receive a special prize! Simply stop in to any ImagineIF location in January 2022 and show a librarian your bookmark. Especially for children in K-5th grade. While supplies last.

Create your bookmark at these ImagineIF Locations:

Columbia Falls: December 6-11

Bigfork: December 14-18

Kalispell: December 20-31

Online Resources for Kids

Kid Playing with Paper Robot and Rocket Equipment

Virtual Early Literacy Classes & STEAM Activities

Check out our Facebook and YouTube pages for weekly virtual Early Literacy classes and STEAM activities. Watch your favorite library staff in videos featuring stories, songs, art projects, and science you can do at home. (ages 0-5) 

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Social Media

Families are encouraged to stay tuned to ImagineIF’s Facebook and Instagram pages for online early literacy and youth programming. Our children’s librarians will offer play, art, sensory and STEAM ideas for families to do at home. Stay tuned for special online editions of storytimes with your favorite ImagineIF librarians!

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TumbleBook Library

Animated, talking picture books that teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love. Use your library card to log in.

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Downloadable Materials – Montana Library 2 Go

Early Learning Online Games and Hot Sites For Exploring

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Popular Games & Activities for School Aged Children

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