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Branching Out: Programs for Kids

A little boy plays the drums at the Summer Reading Finale concert

Today’s children’s events and the storytime schedule are listed here. For more events, view the full, searchable children’s calendar or contact your library location.

LIBRARY CLOSED - Spring Holiday (canceled)

Friday, April 10, 2020 • All day

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

All Durham County Library Locations will be closed for the spring holiday.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Toddler, Teen, Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Intergenerational, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Elementary School, Baby, Adult

Children's Programming Break (canceled)

Friday, April 10, 2020 • All day

East Regional Library

At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Elementary School, Baby

Book Babies (canceled)

Friday, April 10, 2020 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Ages: Baby

LEGO Lab (canceled)

Friday, April 10, 2020 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

We bring the LEGOs, you bring the imagination.

Ages: Pre-School, Elementary School

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Main Library

Main Library is closed for renovation until 2019. Please check out our other locations for more great storytime options!

Bragtown Family Literacy Center

3200 Dearborn Dr., 919-560-0210

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East Regional

211 Lick Creek Rd., 919-560-0214

Baby Bookworms (Storytime) (canceled)

Monday, April 13, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking/0-18 mths

Ages: Baby

Playtime Pals (canceled)

Monday, April 13, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Toddler Tales (Storytime) (canceled)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

At this storytime, walking babies to 3 year olds, along with their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones.

Ages: Toddler

Playtime Pals (canceled)

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Kids Movie Matinee (canceled)

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 • 10:30am - 12:00pm

East Regional Library

Join all your friends at the library for a movie and a snack during our break from storytimes!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

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North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Book Babies (canceled)

Friday, April 10, 2020 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Ages: Baby

Spring Farm Tour and Egg Hunt - at the Hub Farm! (canceled)

Monday, April 13, 2020 • 11:00am - 12:00pm

North Regional Library

Join us for a special storytime this Spring Break, featuring a tour of the Hub Farm and an egg hunt themed around the works of Leo Lionni.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Book Babies (canceled)

Friday, April 17, 2020 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Ages: Baby

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South Regional

4505 S. Alston Ave., 919-560-7409

Preschool Storytime (canceled)

Monday, April 13, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Stories and songs with Ms. Allie for preschoolers and their grown-ups.

Ages: Pre-School

Toddler Storytime (canceled)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Toddler Storytime

Ages: Toddler

Baby Lapsit (canceled)

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Stories and songs with Ms. Allie for babies 0-24 months and their grown-ups.

Ages: Baby

Funtime Storytime (canceled)

Thursday, April 16, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Come and have fun with Mr. Joel. There will be stories, fingerplays, music and movement. LOTS OF MOVEMENT! Fun for all ages Birth-6 years.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

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Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Baby & Me Lapsit (canceled)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 • 9:45am - 10:15am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit (canceled)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Bilingual Fun: Spanish/English Storytime (canceled)

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Hola Amigos, join Ms. Patty in the Children's Program Room for stories and songs in Spanish and English. Hope to see you there!

Ages: Pre-School

Tiempo de Historia en Espanol / Spanish Storytime (canceled)

Thursday, April 16, 2020 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en espanol. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join us for songs and stories all in Spanish. I hope to see you there!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

1201 Fayetteville St., 919-560-0270

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