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Registration opens:
December 05th, 2022

First Steps in Music

with Fort Wayne Children's Choir

2022-12-12 10:30:00 2022-12-12 11:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis First Steps in Music Georgetown Branch - Meeting Room

Monday, December 12
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2022-12-12 10:30:00 2022-12-12 11:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis First Steps in Music Become tuneful, artful, and beautiful babies and toddlers! Play and sing together, helping your child to build singing, vocabulary and movement skills while exploring the expressive quality of music. Georgetown Branch - Meeting Room

Georgetown Branch

Meeting Room

Become tuneful, artful, and beautiful babies and toddlers! Play and sing together, helping your child to build singing, vocabulary and movement skills while exploring the expressive quality of music.

The goal of First Steps in Music is to enable all participants to reach their full potential in singing, vocabulary, and movement skills, with an emphasis on developing sensitivity to the expressive qualities in music. Each class is designed to be playful and enjoyable to children, while providing a carefully planned curriculum that includes developmentally appropriate activities. Children are not taught formally about the specifics of music, but rather they play with music through a series of eight well-rounded activities based on the First Steps in Music curriculum offered by our partners from the Fort Wayne Children's Choir.


Through the 8 basic activities included in classes based on the First Steps in Music curriculum, children and their parents/caregiver experience singing, creative movement, simple instruments, finger-plays and more with the help of the rich collection of traditional songs and rhymes from past generations. Example activities for First Steps in Music include: pitch exploration, song fragments, simple songs, arioso, child-centered tunes, song tales, movement exploration, movement for form and expression, and movement with the beat.

This program is intended for children. Register for all programs on our Events page, on the ACPL mobile app, or by calling the branch. In an effort to be courteous to our presenters, audience members, and waitlisted registrants:

  • Register all attendees: children, adults and caregivers.
  • Please arrive prior to the program’s start time.  Registering for a program will not hold your seat after the program’s designated start time.
  • If you are unable to attend, please cancel your registration online or by calling the branch.

AGE GROUP: | Toddlers | Babies |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime | Arts, Culture, & Entertainment |

TAGS: | Storytime | Music |

Georgetown Branch

Phone: 260-421-1320

Hours
Mon, Nov 21 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 22 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 23 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 24 Closed
(Closed for Thanksgiving Day)
Fri, Nov 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 26 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Nov 27 Closed

About the library

The Georgetown branch is home to a full-service maker lab with a large collection of tools that customers can use to create things. The branch features a public fax machine, study rooms, a meeting room, and a popular collection of materials that includes video games.  

Upcoming events

Mon, Nov 28, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room

Wed, Nov 30, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Nov 30, 10:15am - 10:45am
Children's Activity Room

Wed, Nov 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room

Thu, Dec 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room

Fri, Dec 02, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room

Sat, Dec 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room

Mon, Dec 05, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Dec 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, November 28 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 05, 11:15am - 11:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, November 28 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 05, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room

Tue, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Tuesday, November 29 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 07, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Dec 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Wednesday, November 30 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room

Wed, Dec 07, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Maker Lab

Wed, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration opens Wednesday, November 30 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Thursday, December 1 2022 at 9:00am

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New date Monday, December 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Fri, Dec 09, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Friday, December 2 2022 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 10, 10:15am - 1:00pm
Maker Lab
This event is full

Mon, Dec 12, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Dec 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, December 5 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 12, 11:15am - 11:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, December 5 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 12, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room

Tue, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Tuesday, December 6 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 14, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Dec 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Wednesday, December 7 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 14, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Maker Lab
This event is full

Thu, Dec 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Thursday, December 8 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New date Monday, December 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Fri, Dec 16, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Friday, December 9 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, December 12 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 11:15am - 11:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Monday, December 12 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Tuesday, December 13 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 21, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Dec 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Wednesday, December 14 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 21, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room

Wed, Dec 21, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Maker Lab

Thu, Dec 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Registration opens Thursday, December 15 2022 at 9:00am

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New date Monday, December 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Dec 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room
Registration opens Tuesday, December 20 2022 at 9:00am