Please note that as of Tuesday, September 7, all library visitors and employees will be required to wear face masks in the building.

Story Times

In-person storytimes have returned! While the weather is still warm, we are holding most storytimes at Ellsworth McAfee Park on Rte. 135, under the pavilion. Saturday story times are outside the library on the lawn. For archived story time recordings, visit our YouTube channel. You can also like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram, and check out our Event Calendar for notifications and the latest information.

Visit this page for some of Miss Katrina's favorite songs used in Toddler Time and Music Mashup!


Mother Goose on the Loose

Image of Mother GooseWednesdays @ 10 a.m.
Ellsworth McAfee Park Pavilion

A special storytime for our littlest patrons!  This is an early literacy program that supports your child's development through story, songs, rhymes, bouncing and fingerplays.  We use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.  This program is best suited for children ages birth through 2 years old with a favorite adult.

Find archived sessions on YouTube!

For a comprehensive list of songs and rhymes used during this program, click here  


Toddler Time

Toddler Time ImageFridays @ 10 a.m.
Ellsworth McAfee Park Pavilion
In this story time, we focus on a weekly theme while enjoying age- and developmentally- appropriate stories, songs, movement activities and fingerplay.  This program is for children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult.  

Find archived sessions on YouTube!


Preschool Explorers

Tuesdays alternating @ 10 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Ellsworth McAfee Park Pavilion

Join Ms. Carly for a special story time designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. 

 


Music Mashup

Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m.
Ellsworth McAfee Park Pavilion

An engaging and interactive program developed for families with children ages 2 through 5.  We will use instruments, scarves and other toys while we read, dance to music, and make some noise!  

 


Pajama Story Time

Tuesdays @ 6:30 p.m.
We're still on ZOOM! Register here.

Get dressed in your pajama best and join Ms. Lindsay for a bedtime themed storytime. Bring your favorite stuffed animal and enjoy cozy stories to end the night right.

Best suited for families with children ages 2 to 6.


Saturday Stories

Saturdays @ 10:00 a.m.
Outside on the Library Lawn

Each Saturday, we'll rotate between Mother Goose, Music Mashup, a yoga storytime called Stories, Songs & Stretches, and Color Me A Story: stories and a themed coloring sheet. All are welcome! Visit our event calendar to see which story time is coming up.