Effective September 8, our hours have changed. At this time, there are some changes to our service. 

Watch our relaunch video for an overview. 


Expect delays when ordering items from other libraries as items processed and received through inter-library mail will be quarantined throughout the process.

Carstairs Public Library

Preschool Program Kit

Aug 19, 2020 to Dec 21, 2020  |  Kit pickup is the first week of each month

Families

These kits are perfect for parents that want to learn, discover and explore with their children!

  • Register for a kit with the library and then use the supplies provided to join in with all the storytime fun online on our Facebook page.  Each month features a mix of books, songs/rhymes, rhythm instruments, a craft activity and sensory play ideas.  

Each kit is intended for a family with 3 children. Please let us know if you need more. Register by calling 403-337-3943 or email carstairs@prl.ab.ca 

Pick up is the first week of the month

September: Farms

      • Egg-shakers
      • Online videos to dance to with your shakers
      • Sensory play: search and find corn
      • Books to fit the theme
      • Game suggestions

October: Spooky Season

      • Play scarves
      • Online videos to show you scarf play
      • Craft  to go with the theme
      • Sensory play: ghost dough
      • Books to fit the theme

November: Fall Fun

      • Rhythm Sticks
      • Online videos to show you rhythm play
      • Craft to go with the theme
      • Sensory play: rainbow rice
      • Books to fit the theme

December: Christmas

      • Jingle bell bracelet craft
      • Online video story with Santa
      • Craft  to go with the theme
      • Sensory play: scent game
      • Books to fit the theme