Storytime sign-up to begin Thursday

Registration for the six week Winter Preschool Storytime at the Fort Dodge Public Library begins Thursday.

Storytimes start on Jan. 22 every Wednesday from 10 to10:30 a.m., Thursday mornings from 10 to 10:30 a.m. and Thursday afternoons from 2 to 2:30 p.m., concluding on Feb. 27.

This program is for children between the ages of 3 and 6 who are not yet in kindergarten.

There is no fee for this program that offers children their first classroom experience without a parent.

Children listen to stories, see flannelgraphs and filmstrips and learn fingerplays and rhymes.

Registration by the parent is required and taken on a first come, first serve basis until sessions are full.

Parents may come in or call the Children’s Deptartment at 573-8167, Ext. 242 to register their child. The library is at 424 Central Ave.