We are proud to announce that CLEL is now officially the Colorado chapter of Storytime Underground. Our first event will be a Guerrilla Storytime at the CAL/MPLA conference in Loveland TOMORROW, October 20 from 12:15-12:45 in the common area of the conference. Look for us there and help us celebrate with some Storytime fun!
Who here has had a program gone bad? Anyone? Seriously, there have to be more hands than that right? Is it just me??? I have had a rough start to my baby/toddler programs this school year. It's not attendance...I have been averaging 6-7 0-24 month olds who come with their parent each week and most are return customers which is great for my library. The problem isn't the books or the fingerplays or the songs...no, it seems to be with the felt board. I love to do felt boards in my baby/toddler time! I often hide items behind other things, let the kids or puppets find them. It's great fun and an awesome way to get their attention back after a story. This usually means though that I have the boa