Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

Explore all MCPL has to offer for you and your young child. Find library services, early learning tips, early literacy reading lists, online resources, information about the Noyes Library for Young Children, storytimes and more!

Early Learning Tips

Five ways to help get your child ready to read.

Talk - Introduce new words by talking with children about everything in their world.

Sing - A playful, easy way for children to learn concepts, vocabulary, and more.

Read - Create a love of books, discover new words, and build comprehension.

Write - Connect squiggles on the page to spoken or signed words.

Play - Connect real objects/experiences with spoken, signed, or written words.

Noyes Library for Young Children

Noyes Library for Young Children is the only library in Montgomery County that serves children from birth to age 8 exclusively and their families.

Come visit Noyes Library for Young Children!

And learn more about what Noyes offers and its history.