Winter STARS series
Earn STARS credits for free. Please register online by selecting the library location. 2 STARS credits per workshop.
Due to state requirements only adults may attend STARS classes.
These Books Count!
Early math matters and what better way to combine math and reading than with counting books. In this workshop discover a number of counting books and interactive math activities to share.
Marysville Library, 6120 Grove Street
Saturday, Jan. 20 • 10 a.m. - 12 noon
Monroe Library, 1070 Village Way
Saturday, Feb. 3 • 2 - 4 p.m.
Oak Harbor Library, 1000 SE Regatta Drive
Thursday, Feb. 8 • 6 - 8 p.m.
Beyond Happy, Mad & Sad: Building Emotional Literacy in Young Children
Explore ways to help children identify, understand, and respond to emotions in themselves and others in a healthy way. Strategies will include books, games and daily interactions. Children with more emotional intelligence have fewer behavioral problems, and are more successful in social interactions and academic achievement.
Coupeville Library, 788 NW Alexander Street
Monday, Jan. 22 • 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W
Monday, Jan. 29 • 6 - 8 p.m.
Lake Stevens Library, 1804 Main Street
Saturday, Feb. 17 • 10 a.m. - 12 noon
Discover how you can easily incorporate sock puppets into your circle time to reinforce early literacy skills. Each participant will turn an ordinary sock into an extraordinary puppet to use in the classroom. All materials will be provided.
Mill Creek Library, 15429 Bothell-Everett Hwy
Sunday, Jan. 21 • 10 a.m. - 12 noon
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue W
Tuesday, Jan. 23 • 6 - 8 p.m.
Arlington Library, 135 N. Washington Avenue
Sunday, Jan. 28 • 10 a.m. - 12 noon
Classes for early childhood educators, parents and caregivers
Sno-Isle Libraries offers a series of STARS classes every fall, winter and spring. These classes are led by Sno-Isle Libraries staff who are state approved trainers and have an expertise in early literacy and early learning. All classes are offered in our community libraries (unless noted otherwise). Classes are always free. The classes meet the ongoing professional development requirements outlined by the Washington state Department of Early Learning.
Parents and caregivers are welcome to attend these classes as well.
Sign up to find out about our next series!
If you would like to be notified when our next STARS classes are announced for winter, subscribe below to our email list. For specific questions about STARS contact our Early Learning Coordinator, Joy Feldman.