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Story Times For Kids

Research confirms that hearing stories read aloud is an important step on the road to reading success for young children.  We offer several story times designed for kids from birth to age 5 at all of our locations, from basic rhymes to movement and music.  Join us and cultivate a love of reading in your child early on!

Main Library Burbank Branch
  • Toddler Time
  • Preschool Story Time – suspended for Summer
Peaks Island Branch Riverton Branch

 

Upcoming Events:
Nov28
No Toddler Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy Thanksgiving!
Nov28
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Nov28
No Preschool Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy Thanksgiving!
Dec05
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Our friend Phyllis will lead us in song and dance. We'll hear a short story or two, roll the ball & "ring around the rosie." Come see what your toddler can do!
Dec05
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Dec05
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Join Silly Sarah for a story or two with great pictures to view. We'll dance and we'll sing with bean bags galore, then we'll craft something neat to bring home and admire. Bring a friend, let's have some FUN!
Dec12
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Our friend Phyllis will lead us in song and dance. We'll hear a short story or two, roll the ball & "ring around the rosie." Come see what your toddler can do!
Dec12
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Dec12
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Join Silly Sarah for a story or two with great pictures to view. We'll dance and we'll sing with bean bags galore, then we'll craft something neat to bring home and admire. Bring a friend, let's have some FUN!
Dec19
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Our friend Phyllis will lead us in song and dance. We'll hear a short story or two, roll the ball & "ring around the rosie." Come see what your toddler can do!
Dec19
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Join Silly Sarah for a story or two with great pictures to view. We'll dance and we'll sing with bean bags galore, then we'll craft something neat to bring home and admire. Bring a friend, let's have some FUN!
Dec19
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Dec26
No Toddler Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy Holidays!
Dec26
No Preschool Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy Holidays!
Dec26
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Jan02
No Toddler Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY NEW YEAR!
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy New Year!
Jan02
No Preschool Story Time at Riverton - HAPPY NEW YEAR!
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families We're taking the day off...Happy New Year!
Jan02
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.
Jan09
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Our friend Phyllis will lead us in song and dance. We'll hear a short story or two, roll the ball & "ring around the rosie." Come see what your toddler can do!
Jan09
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families 2 year olds and their parents/caregivers are invited to join the fun at this story time. This program features stories, songs, fingerplays, & movement activities. These promote language development, pre-literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.