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A Daycare Story Time Program

Opening the Gift Opening the Gift news

Harford County Public Library shares books, stories, puppets, songs and fingerplays in your licensed home daycare!

Daycare providers must be licensed, able to set aside 45 minutes each month from September through May for our visit and have at least four preschool-age children in attendance.

Photo from a story time visit

The Library continues to monitor Covid metrics and looks forward to the day when we will be able to resume visits to licensed home daycares as part of the Opening the Gift program. If you are interested in having story time visits to your daycare once we resume, please fill out and return the application form.

For more information, call the Bel Air Library at 410-638-3151 and ask for the Children's Desk. Past participants must re-apply each year. Prior consideration given to applications received by June 15!

Your participation in Opening the Gift may be approved as required training by the MD State Department of Education, Office of Child Care (Approval #CKO--307144).

Opening the Gift Documents