Preschool-Age Programs

Kuna Library Programs for Preschool-Age Children

As a way to keep our patrons and staff as safe as possible, we ask that you abide by the following protocols when visiting the library:  

  • Class sizes are limited, and spots are given on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • If you or your child are not feeling well, please don’t attend our programs or visit the library.
  • All programs are subject to change without notice. 

Thank you for your cooperation and your participation!


Kinder-Set-Go! 2023 FallKinder-Set Go!

The current session is full. Registration for the next session opens in the summer of 2024.

A kindergarten readiness program designed for preschoolers who will attend school in the fall of 2024. This is a parent (or adult caregiver)/child class, with one-hour sessions designed to work on skills to help a child prepare for school through interactive play, hands-on activities, and focused instruction for parents. The program runs from September 2023 – to April 2024. 

Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 6:30 pm Kinder-Set-Go! Graduation

For more details, contact Alaina at (208) 922-1025.

Kinder-Set Go! is made possible by support from Tell Me a Story/Joshua’s Memorial Book Drive.

Offered on Thursday morning. 

Logo for Learn With Me! A Parent/Child Kindergarten Readiness ProgramLearn with Me!

For children ages 3-4 and their adult caregivers. Registration is required. The current sessions are full. 

Learn with me! is a kindergarten readiness program that focuses on skills needed to help children succeed in school. Learn with me! is not a preschool but instead a parent/child 45-minute program that focuses on kindergarten readiness skills. The program consists of three different, 5-6 week sessions, each focusing on different skills. This program is free and is funded by a generous grant from the Idaho Commission for Libraries.

Offered Wednesday 9:30-10:15

Music and Movement 2023 FallMusic & Movement

For children ages 3-6 and their adult caregivers, however, all ages are welcome.

Thirty minutes of singing, dancing, musical instruments, and fun, that’s our Music and Movement class! The class instructor uses songs that encourage both fine and gross motor skills. Children must attend with an adult caregiver, and caregivers are encouraged and expected to participate with the child. 

Offered the following days and times
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 10:30 am
Thursday, 12:00 pm

Play with Me 2023 FallPlay with Me!

For children of all ages and their adult caregivers.

This is an opportunity for parents/caregivers and their children to enjoy playtime together with various activities, including building with blocks, yoga storytime, toddler STEM, and much more! For all ages, no registration is required. 

January 23, 2024, Let’s go to Space
January 29, 2024, The Body/5 Senses
February 6, 2024, Animals
February 13, 2024, Valentines
February 20, 2024, Shapes & Colors
February 27, 2024, Food Fun
March 5, 2024, Home-Themed Pretend Play
March 12, 2024, Let’s Travel
March 19, 2024, Celebrate Spring
April 2, 2024, Community-Themed Play
April 9, 2024, Great Outdoors
April 16, 2024, Sports
April 23, 2024, Seasons and Weather
April 30, 2024, Last Day for Program, Favorite Activities of the Year

Offered the following days and times
Tuesday 9:30 am


Storytime 2023 FallStorytime

For children ages 3-6 and their adult caregivers, however, all ages are welcome.

Children will have fun listening to stories and participating in activities that help develop early literacy skills while parents learn tips and tricks to develop these skills at home. Storytime is open to all ages. 

Week of January 22, 2024, Ice/Snow-Craft
Week of January 29, 2024, Senses-Craft
Week of February 5, 2024, Friendship
Week of February 12, 2024, Valentine
Week of February 19, 2024, Feelings/emotions
Week of February 26, 2024, Fairy Tales
Week of March 4, 2024, Colors
Week of March 11, 2024, Spring
Week of March 18, 2024, St Patrick’s Day
Week of March 25, 2024, NO PROGRAM, SPRING BREAK
Week of April 1, 2024, Easter
Week of April 8, 2024, Bugs
Week of April 15, 2024, Weather
Week of April 22, 2024, Flowers
Week of April 29, 2024, Birds – Last Week of Programs

Offered the following days and times
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 11:00 am
Thursday, 12:30 pm

Toddle Time 2023 FallToddle Time

For children ages 0-3 and their caregivers

Storytime, Music and Movement, and playtime all in one! It is ideal for little ones ages 0-3 and their adult caregiver. 


January 29, 2024, Senses
February 5, 2024, Friendship
February 12, 2024, Valentines
February 19, 2024 NO PROGRAM
February 26, 2024 Fairy Tales
March 4, 2024, Colors
March 11, 2024, Spring
March 18, 2024, St. Patrick’s Day
April 1, 2023, Easter
April 8, 2024, Bugs
April 15, 2024, Weather
April 22, 2024, Flowers
April 29, 2024, Birds

Offered the following days and times:
Monday 9:30 am


Other Resources

6 Early Literacy Skills Logo Early Literacy Skills 

Did you know that we do programs at the library for more reasons than just that they’re crazy fun ways to spend your time?! Each program aims to help educate parents and their children about the 6 Early Literacy Skills, whether they realize they’re learning them or not. We’re sneaky like that!
Learn more about the 6 Early Literacy Skills and how you can help develop these skills in your child through fun at-home activities! 


Libby LogoeBoooks and Audiobooks

Check out our growing collection of FREE eBooks and audiobooks on Libby. With the new addition of read-along, there are books for the entire family!   



Idaho Digital E-Book Alliance IDEA Logo
eBooks and Audiobook Collection for Kids

NEWThe Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) offers a FREE collection with 75% of its holdings dedicated to children, juvenile, and teen titles.
The Idaho Digital E-Book Alliance (IDEA) is accessed through Libby or the school app, Sora. Find out how to add the IDEA collection to your app today! 



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