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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.

Two Year Olds Storytime - Enjoy a storytime for toddlers.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Enjoy a storytime for two year olds. Program include songs, stories and fingerplays. Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

Funtime Storytime

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come and have fun with Mr. Joel. Experience music, stories, fingerplays, rhymes, movement and dance. All ages 0-6 are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

Teli Shabu's: STORIES & RHYTHMS FROM HOME (canceled)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join Teli Shabu on a hilarious and heartfelt journey across the continent of Africa through stories. These interactive tales highlight the culture, history, and wisdom of The Mother Land.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Baby

Preschool Story and Craft time

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

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

Join in the fun of learning, enjoying stories, hand rhymes, crafts and educational music for preschoolers. Registration for large groups required.

Ages: Pre-School

Registration required

Tiempo de Historia en Espanol / Spanish Storytime

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 11:15am - 11:45am

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

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

K/1 Book Club

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

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

Book Club Fun!

Ages: Kindergarten

Registration required

Peer Tutoring

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Where teens make a difference in the education of elementary students!   

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Fortnite Club! & Roblox Club!

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Fortnite and Roblox players from all over come join the fun! (please bring your own device to play Fortnite)

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Middle 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

Family Fables & Fun Storytime

Saturday, February 23, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

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

There's nothing better than starting your Saturday at a family story time! Come enjoy stories, songs, games, and other morning fun!

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Baby Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Toddler Tales (Storytime)

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 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 Playschool (Storytime) (canceled)

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 • 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

African Storytelling with Mr. Joel

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

East Regional Library

Come and enjoy storytelling in the tradition of the West African Griot with Mr. Joel. Explore some of the musical instruments and masks of West Africa.

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

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North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Book Babies (canceled)

Friday, February 22, 2019 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

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

Ages: Toddler, Baby

Family Storytime

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for family storytime!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Afternoon Storytime

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 4:30pm - 5:00pm

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

Join us for our weekly Tuesday afternoon storytime at 4:30pm! All ages welcome.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Baby

Move and Groove Storytime

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Baby

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South Regional

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

Funtime Storytime

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come and have fun with Mr. Joel. Experience music, stories, fingerplays, rhymes, movement and dance. All ages 0-6 are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

Family Story Time

Saturday, February 23, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Pre School Story Time

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft perfect for preschoolers.

Ages: Pre-School

Toddler Rhyme Time

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Storytime with Ms. Kedra.

Ages: Toddler

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Ages: Baby

Funtime Storytime

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come and have fun with Mr. Joel. Experience music, stories, fingerplays, rhymes, movement and dance. All ages 0-6 are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

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Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Two Year Olds Storytime - Enjoy a storytime for toddlers.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Enjoy a storytime for two year olds. Program include songs, stories and fingerplays. Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

Tiempo de Historia en Espanol / Spanish Storytime

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 11:15am - 11:45am

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

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

Family Storytime

Saturday, February 23, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, finglerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Baby

Music Makers - Interactive Music for children up to age 5 (canceled)

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 9:15am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Enjoy dancing, singing and instrument play. For child and parent participation. Program ends with a brief storytime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Lapsit Storytime - Storytime for babies! (canceled)

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Baby and you--enjoy stories, songs and books. Start the learning process now!

Ages: Baby

Lapsit Storytime - Storytime for Babies! (canceled)

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Baby and you--enjoy stories, songs and finger-plays. Begin the learning process now!

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 9:45am - 10:15am

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

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

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Ages: Baby

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 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

Two Year Olds Storytime - Enjoy a storytime for toddlers.

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Enjoy a storytime for two year olds. Program include songs, stories and fingerplays. Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Ages: Toddler

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

1201 Fayetteville St., 919-560-0270

Teli Shabu's: STORIES & RHYTHMS FROM HOME (canceled)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join Teli Shabu on a hilarious and heartfelt journey across the continent of Africa through stories. These interactive tales highlight the culture, history, and wisdom of The Mother Land.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Baby

Preschool Story and Craft time

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

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

Join in the fun of learning, enjoying stories, hand rhymes, crafts and educational music for preschoolers. Registration for large groups required.

Ages: Pre-School

Registration required

Singin-n-Swingin' Stories

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

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

Join in the FUN through music and movement! We sing, dance and have a blast reading fun interactive stories. Get ready to get up and move!

Ages: Pre-School, Baby

Registration required

Preschool Story and Craft Time

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:15am

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

Join in the fun of learning, enjoying stories, hand rhymes, crafts and educational music for preschoolers. Registration for large groups required.

Ages: Pre-School

Registration required

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