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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.

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Main Library

300 N. Roxboro St., 919-560-0130

Lapsit Storytime (Baby)
Mondays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Stories, fingerplay, music and more for children from infancy to 23 months of age. Registration required

Preschool Storytime (Preschool)
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Stories, music, crafts and more for children ages 3, 4 and 5 years old. Registration required

Toddler Storytime (Two Year Olds)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Enjoy stories, music, crafts and more for children two years of age. Registration required

Grouptime Storyhour (All Ages)
Thursdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Provided for schools, daycares, homeschoolers and other community groups. Come and enjoy stories, booktalks, music, crafts, movies and more. Each program included library card registration. Sessions are scheduled upon request. Call Anna Cromwell at 560-0130 to schedule a library visit.

Saturday Morning Storytime (All Ages)
Saturdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30: a.m.
Enjoy stories, music, crafts and more; for children from infancy to first grade. Come and join in the Fun. Registration required. Groups welcome.

Bilingual Storytime (Pre-School, Kindergarten)
Every fourth Saturday: 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Enjoy stories in English and Spanish every fourth Saturday. Groups welcome.

Sunday Stories Sensation (Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School)
Check online schedule for dates: Sundays: 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Enjoy stories, music and drama! Meet and greet local authors. Celebrate author birthdays. Enjoy a snack and enter for door prizes. Groups welcome.

Bragtown Family Literacy Center

3200 Dearborn Dr., 919-560-0210

Boogie Woogie Storytime (Baby, Two Year Olds, Pre-School)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Children from infancy to pre-school enjoy stories, music, movement and crafts.

Twist & Shout Storytime (Baby, Two Year Olds, Pre-School)
Mondays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Shake it up, shake it out! Music, movement and stories to warm up your day.

East Regional

211 Lick Creek Rd., 919-560-0214

Toddler and Lapsit Storytime (Baby)
Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Baby and caregiver storytime. Join us for stories, rhymes, music and fingerplays. Registration required

Preschool Storytime (Pre-School)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
Come and enjoy stories, songs, music and maybe a craft or educational worksheet. Registration required

North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Family Storytime (Baby, Pre-School, Kindergarten)
Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Bring your entire family to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and dancing. Kids of all ages (baby, preschool, kindergarten).

Baby & Me Lapsit Storytime (Baby)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays. For children 0-23 months.

South Regional

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

Please check the online calendar for days and dates. A limited schedule runs in April, August and December.

Rhymetime (Toddlers)
Mondays 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join Miss Lauren for songs, rhymes, fingerplays and lots of interactive fun for toddlers.

Storytime (Pre-School)
Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join Miss Kathleen for books, songs, activities and crafts perfect for your pre-schooler.

Lapsitters (Baby)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join Miss Erica for fingerplays, songs, rhymes and stories perfect for your baby (6-23 months).

Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Please check the online calendar to confirm days and dates.

Baby and Me Lapsit Storytime (Baby)
Mondays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.; 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Join Miss Margaret for songs, stories, rhymes and activities for you and your baby. 0-23 months.

Baby and Me Lapsit Storytime (Baby)
Tuesdays: 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.; 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join Miss Allie for stories, song rhymes and activities for you and your baby. Ages 0-23 months.

Terrific Tales (Pre-school)
Wednesdays: 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Join Miss Ruth for some terrific tales, silly songs and family storytime fun.

Bilingual Storytime (Pre-School, Kindergarten)
Every other Wednesday: 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Join Ms. Patty for stories, songs and rhymes in English and Spanish.

Es hora de Historia en Español! / It’s Spanish Storytime! (Pre-school, Two Year Olds)
Every other Thursday: 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en español. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join me for songs and stories all in Spanish. Hope to see you there!

Storytime for Two’s (Two Year Olds)
Thursdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
This storytime is the perfect transition from low-key lapsit to the ruckus storytime. Stories, songs and rhymes with Miss Margaret. Two year olds.

Saturday Storytime (Pre-school, Two Year Olds)
Designated Saturdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. (See calendar)
Join us for songs, stories, and rhymes! Fun for the whole family.

Es hora de Historia en Español! / It’s Spanish Storytime! (Pre-school, Two Year Olds)
Designated Saturdays: 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (See calendar)
Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en español. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join me for songs and stories all in Spanish. Hope to see you there!

German Storytime (Pre-school)
Third Saturday of the Month: 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Join Carolina Kinder for songs, stories, and rhymes in German! Fun for the whole family.

Chinese Storytime (Two Year Olds)
Third Saturday of the Month: 11:15 a.m. – 12 noon
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Chinese.

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

1201 Fayetteville St., 919-560-0270

Toddler Storytime (Pre-School)
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Come enjoy a fun time with music, dancing, reading books and doing a craft.