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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
Peaks Island Branch Riverton Branch

 

Upcoming Events:
Aug04
Preschool Story Time with Guest Reader
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families A story time for 3-5 year olds with a special guest reader from our community!
Aug05
CANCELLED FOR 8/5: Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug05
Rhythm & Rhymes for Babies
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Stories and songs for babies from birth to 24 months and their caregivers.
Aug06
CANCELLED FOR 8/6: Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug07
No Toddler Story Time at Riverton
10:00am - 10:45am
Location: Riverton Branch Audience: Kids & Families Our friend Phyllis is taking a break this week. She'll see you next week though!
Aug07
Dance & Bubble Time for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Two year olds and their caregivers are invited for stories and a dance time filled with bubbles!
Aug07
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:45am - 11:30am
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!
Aug12
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug13
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug14
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
10:00am - 10:45am
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!
Aug14
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:45am - 11:30am
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!
Aug19
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug20
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug21
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
10:00am - 10:45am
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!
Aug21
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:45am - 11:30am
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!
Aug26
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug27
Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!
Aug28
Toddler Story Time at Riverton
10:00am - 10:45am
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!
Aug28
Preschool Story Time at Riverton
10:45am - 11:30am
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!
Sep02
CANCELLED FOR 9/2: Toddler Story Time at Burbank
10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Burbank 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!