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Branching Out: Programs for Kids

Jude and Grace Rubio show off their Branching Out sunglass magnets

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.

Triangle Day School - Arts Fair

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 8:30am - 1:00pm

Off Site

Triangle Day School - Arts Fair 4911 Neal Road Durham, NC 27705 8:30 – 12 pm

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Movement & Music! (Ages 2-5)

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 9:45am - 10:15am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. This is an opportunity to get out some energy by creating our own dance moves to fun children's music. This program is for children 2 to 5.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School

Singin'-n-swingin' stories

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Preschool Playroom (Storytime) (canceled)

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Ages: Pre-School

Preschool Playtime

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for an hour of free play instead of storytime. Come let your kids play & socialize with everyone you may not usually have time to talk to during storytime! Storytimes will resume May 1st.

Ages: Pre-School

Morning Craft Time

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 3-5. * Registration Required (SW)

Ages: Pre-School

Registration required

Durham Tech

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Off Site

Leander Croker lcroker@dconc.gov

Ages: Intergenerational, Adult

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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

Preschool Playroom (Storytime) (canceled)

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Ages: Pre-School

Preschool Playtime

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for an hour of free play instead of storytime. Come let your kids play & socialize with everyone you may not usually have time to talk to during storytime! Storytimes will resume May 1st.

Ages: Pre-School

Family Fables and Fun (Storytime) (canceled)

Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library

Bring the whole family to enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones. Intended ages: 0-5 years old.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Baby Bookworms (Storytime) (canceled)

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 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.

Ages: Baby

Baby/Toddler Playhour

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for an hour of free play instead of storytime. Now is the time to come, let your kids play, and socialize with everyone you may not usually have time to talk to during storytime!

Ages: Toddler, Baby

Toddler Tales (Storytime)

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

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

Preschool Playroom (Storytime)

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Ages: Pre-School

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North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Babygarten Storytime

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Weekly Friday 11:00am storytime designed especially for babies!

Ages: Baby

Listen and Move Storytime

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Weekly Wednesday 10:30am storytime featuring fun books and lots of silly dancing and songs. Pre-school age appropriate, but all ages welcome!

Ages: Pre-School

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South Regional

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

Family Storytime (canceled)

Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Come and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, music and movement! Ages 0-6 but fun for the family!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Playtime

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime. Kids ages 4 and under can play with blocks, toys, and puzzles while listening to storytime music. (NOTE: This is an unstaffed event!)

Ages: Toddler

Pre School Storytime - Come Join the Fun!

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for books, songs, activities, and crafts perfect for your preschooler! From May 1st through July 31st!

Ages: Pre-School

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Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Storytime for Twos

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Enjoy a storytime just for two year olds. All programs include, singing, stories, fingerplays, instruments and bubbles!!

Ages: Toddler

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, stories, fingerplays, bouncy songs, and music time! For babies up to 23 months.

Ages: Baby

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Programs include songs, stories, fingerplays and music. For babies up to 23 months old.

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 • 9:45am - 10:15am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

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

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

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

Ages: Baby

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join Ms. Olivia for bedtime stories, songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. Pajamas and stuffed animals are welcome.

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

Wacky Wednesday Storytime

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Make your Wednesday wacky with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly songs. Ages 3-6

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

1201 Fayetteville St., 919-560-0270

Singin'-n-swingin' stories

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Preschool Story and Craft time - Poetic Stories

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join in the fun of learning, enjoying poetic stories from some of our favorite poets, crafts and educational music. Registration for large groups required.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten

Registration required

Sensory Storytime

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1)

To present stories, movies, crafts, puzzle time and other activities to visitors from Rainbow 66 Warehouse

Ages: Adult

Registration required

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