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Storytimes

Baby LapsitBaby Lapsit Storytime

Main Library, Monday @ 10:00 am

Babies and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 20-minute lapsit program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play following storytime)

 

ChildrenToddler Storytime

Main Library, Tuesday @ 10:00 am

Children from walkers to age 3 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 25-minute interactive program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play following storytime)


Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime

Main Library, Wednesday @ 10:00 am

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 30 minute interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, rhymes, music and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play following storytime)

Reading TogetherRead Together!

Main Library, Saturday @ 11:00 am (1st and 2nd Saturday of the month)

45-minute family storytime highlighting early literacy skills through books, rhymes, music and movement, with a craft or literacy activity. This program is best suited for preschoolers and early school age children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Parent and Child ReadingCarrboro Branch Storytime

Carrboro Branch, Saturday @ 10:30 am

Join our librarians for engaging stories, rhymes and songs, and fun movement activities. Follow the storytime with a craft to make-and-take home. Stories and songs focus on children age 2-5 years, but all are invited to participate!

School-Aged Programs


Kids ExploreKids Explore

Main Library, Tuesday @ 4:00pm

Children ages 5-8 are invited to this 45 minute interactive program.  We will explore art, science, books and more through hands-on, age appropriate activities. Come join the fun!


Tweens DiscoverTweens Discover

Main Library, Thursday @ 4:00pm (2nd and 3rd Thursday of the month)

Join us for this 60-minute interactive program for Tweens ages 9-12. Check our events calendar for dates and program details.


What are you readingWhat are you reading?

Main Library, Thursday @ 6:00 pm (1st Thursday of the month)

A book club for ages 9-12. Come and talk about books and eat pizza. No assigned reading prior to meeting. Registration required, call 919-245-2532.