More than any other audience, two-year-olds require structures and routines for events to succeed. Storytimes for Two-Year-Olds outlines techniques and programs proven to engage young audiences - ultimately making them lifelong readers. This classic bestseller, first published in 1987 and expanded in 1998, returns in a refreshed third edition. As they address toddlers' uniquely challenging needs using this updated volume, a new generation of children's and school librarians can give young customers what they want - with 50 vibrant, toddler-friendly ready-made programs - including colors, seasons, animals, and more. Packed with songs, fingerplays, and easy-to-do crafts, the book offers tips for librarians and educators on using materials, along with advice for parents and caregivers. Any library serving young families will win a loyal following using the exciting storytime models in this new edition.