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Youth Poetry Contest

UAPL’s Teen Advisory Board is hosting a poetry contest! To participate, write your own poem and submit a copy to any of the UAPL’s Youth Departments between March 27 - March 31. Poems are open to creativity but are limited to 500 words. One poem from each age group (gr. K-4, 5-8 and 9-12) will be chosen anonymously by the Teen Advisory Board, and each winner will receive a gold medal and will be featured on our website. Please include your name, grade, phone number and email address on your poem when entering.

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Friday, March 31, 2017 (All day)

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Preschool Parent and Me Yoga

In this partner yoga class for preschooler and adult pairs, led by Dayna Case, a favorite picture book will come to life with yoga poses. 1 child + 1 adult = double fun on your mat. Limited mats will be available; please bring your own if you have it and wear comfortable clothing to move and groove. Registration is required.

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Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:15am

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Babytime Class

For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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Tales for Twos and Threes Class

For children ages 2-3 and their caregivers. Songs, rhymes and stories teach children how sounds and letters relate to reading and will build a foundation for future learning. Interaction with instructors and other children encourages social development and allows caregivers to connect.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Babytime

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes (plus bubbles and toys) for children 0-24 months and their caregivers.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Family Evening Storytime Class

For children ages 2-6 and their families. Young children will learn a variety of skills: rhyming, identifying sounds and letters, asking questions and repeating sentences while participating in stories, rhymes, songs and extension activities.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm

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Preschool Storytime Class

For children ages 3 ½ to 6 and their caregivers. Children and caregivers will learn pre-reading skills through stories, songs and rhymes to help prepare them for their Kindergarten Readiness Assessment. Kindergarteners will continue to strengthen their skills. Skills include answering questions, repeating sentences, rhyming words and identifying sounds and letters.

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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