Bounce and Rhyme

A fun activity for parents, carers and children 3 or under with action songs, rhymes and stories that help children’s literacy and numeracy and are a great way for parents and carers to brush up on their nursery rhymes! 

Where to go to enjoy this fun?

Bounce and Rhyme sessions are held regularly in libraries throughout Glasgow.

​LIBRARY ​DAY ​TIME
​Anniesland ​Friday ​10.30am
​Baillieston ​Wednesday ​10.30am
​Baillieston ​Friday ​10.30am
​Bridgeton ​Tuesday ​10.30am
​Bridgeton ​Friday ​10.30am
​Cardonald ​Friday ​11.00am
​Castlemilk ​Wednesday ​1.30pm
​Couper Institute ​Monday ​1.30pm
​Dennistoun ​Monday ​10.30am
​Dennistoun ​Friday ​1.30pm
​Drumchapel ​Wednesday ​10.30am
​Elder Park ​Monday ​1.30pm
​Gorbals ​Monday ​1.30pm
​Govanhill ​Wednesday ​1.30pm
​Hillhead ​Monday ​10.30am
​Hillhead ​Friday ​2.00pm
​Knightswood ​Tuesday ​10.30am
​Knightswood ​Friday ​1.30pm
​Langside ​Monday  ​10.30am
​The Mitchell ​Monday ​10.30am
​Library @ The Bridge ​Thursday ​1.00pm
​Maryhill ​Tuesday ​10.30am
​Milton ​Tuesday ​2.15pm
​Parkhead ​Wednesday ​10.30am
​Parkhead Monday
​1pm
​Partick ​Wednesday ​10.30am
​Pollok ​Wednesday ​10.30am
​Pollokshaws ​Friday ​1.30pm
​Pollokshields ​Friday ​10.30am
​Riddrie ​Tuesday ​10.30am
​Shettleston ​Friday ​10.30am
​Springburn ​Thursday ​12.15pm
​Whiteinch ​Thursday ​1.30am
​Woodside ​Every second Saturday ​11am

Why Is Bounce and Rhyme Important?

Bounce and Rhyme provides a FUN opportunity for parents, carers and children to:

  • sing

  • read

  • talk together

helping to improve literacy and numeracy skills in their pre-school and school years.

As you read, sing and repeat rhymes and share stories with your children you are not only having fun but your are helping your child to increase their vocabulary and develop skills and knowledge which can improve speech, language and communication skills.​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​You can find more pre-5 activities here.

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