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Our Totstime sessions are relaxed and friendly with songs and rhymes, perfect for all under 5s.

Come along to a Totstime to have fun, sing and meet other parents and carers.

Totstimes are lively and interactive half hour sessions, suitable for all babies and toddlers. They are run by library staff and include a story, singing, instruments and puppets. Totstimes are a great way to learn new songs and rhymes with your child.

Aspley Library

Every Thursday 10am to 10.30am

Basford Library

Every Monday 10.30am to 11am

Bilborough Library

Every Monday 2.00pm to 2.30pm

Bulwell Riverside Library

Every Monday 10.30am to 11.00am

Clifton Library

Every Tuesday 10am to 10.30am

Dales Centre Library

Every Wednesday 10.30am to 11.00am

Meadows Library

Every Friday 11.00am to 11.30am

Southglade Park Library

Every Wednesday 10.00am to 10.30am

St Ann’s Library

Every Wednesday (starting 8th June) 10.30 to 11.00am

Wollaton Library

Every Tuesday 10.30am to 11.00am and 2.30pm to 3.00pm. (Families will need to book their place by visiting, or telephoning the library from 2pm the day before the session. For more details, please ask Wollaton Library staff.)

Other activities for pre schoolers

There are lots of other excellent websites which have activities, songs and stories for your baby, toddler or child. We would recommend:

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Tiny Happy People from the BBC

Tiny Happy People from the BBC has plenty of resources to help develop pre-school children’s communication skills.

With a wide range of fun activities and play ideas as well as sections about your child’s amazing early development.

BookTrust Hometime

BookTrust Hometime contains lots of fun stories and activities to help keep you and your little one entertained.

Words for Life

Words for Life from The National Literacy Trust has a brilliant range of activities, searchable by age range, as well as lots of songs and rhymes.

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Mums and children singing
Adult reading to toddlers

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