Youngsters are learning and growing with our story times

glarThe Newcastle Public Library’s Preschool Story Time takes place at 10 a.m. each Wednesday in May, on May 4, 11, 18 and 25, with activities designed for ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers. The programs include stories, songs and other activities.

And the library also presents two additional story times during the month. Viva GLARt! Grow a Learner through Art, a bilingual art-themed event for ages 0 to 5, is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, May 19, and Family Story Time, with activities for all ages, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 21.

Registration is not required to take part in any of the programs, which include an introduction to the library’s Growing Like a Read initiative for families with young children.