Mother Goose on the Loose® Workshops
Explore scientific findings regarding child development, experience a live Mother Goose on the Loose session, and learn how to easily plan and present your own program.
Mother Goose on the Loose is an award winning early literacy program that is used in libraries around the county (and abroad) for parents with babies from birth to age two, although it has been successfully adapted for children up to age 5 as well. Easy to plan and easy to present, Mother Goose on the Loose seamlessly combines music, movement, books, rhymes, puppets, and fingerplays in fun ways that help children develop language and self-regulation skills.
The full day workshop (9:30-3:30) combines new brain development research, an actual Mother Goose on the Loose program with a local group of children and a hands-on portion in the afternoon where participants make their own felt pieces.
Where: Pittston – Pittston Memorial Library (47 Broad St, Pittston, PA 18640)
Williamsport – James V. Brown Library (19 E. 4th St., Williamsport, PA 17701.)
When: Pittston – Tuesday, April 3
Williamsport – Wednesday, April 4
Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
To register go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MGOL18
Registration is FREE and will include lunch. Each workshop is limited to 36 participants.
Participants need to bring a pair of scissors that will cut felt.
Registration will end on Monday, March 26. Confirmations will be sent via email by March 28.
This workshop is part of the Cruise into Kindergarten initiative