Storytime

Storytimes open up the world of language, culture, music and play to babies, toddlers, young children and their favorite adults. Enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime with other families.
Each storytime is for a specific age group, offering an age-appropriate and fun environment for learning and socialization.

Upcoming storytimes

Jun 23

华语讲故事时间! 网上現场 - It's Chinese Storytime! Live

Jun 23
Sun Jun 23
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online

一齐来阅读生动的故事, 唱歌, 童谣还有简单有趣的手工! 在家长陪同下,欢迎不同年龄儿童参加华语讲故事时间。

通过Zoom注册活动

图书馆的网上虚拟活动是属公众平台范围,我们致力于维持这些活动的安全性,参与者可能会被要求通过摄像头、聊天或取消静音来鉴定他们的身份。

Jun 24

Toddler Storytime

Jun 24
Mon Jun 24
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Belmont Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 24

Book Babies

Jun 24
Mon Jun 24
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Belmont Library

Babies from birth to 12 months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime, with bonus socialization for babies and the adults.  

Jun 24

Music Class for ages 3 to 6

Jun 24
Mon Jun 24
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Rockwood Library

Come make music! Musician Irina Myachkin's classes encourage creativity and socialization. Kids will sing songs and learn the building blocks for creating music.

Jun 25

Birth to 3 Storytime Online

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Online

Join us online for a storytime filled with fun, interactive songs, rhymes, bounces and stories especially for babies & toddlers ages 0-3 and their favorite adults.

Jun 25

Tiny Tots

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Hollywood Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 25

Tiny Tots

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Belmont Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 25

Toddler Storytime

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gresham Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 25

Tiny Tots

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Hollywood Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 25

Music and Dance

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Capitol Hill Library

Enjoy songs, rhymes, rhythm and dance in this active program for children ages 0 to 6 and their parents or caregivers.

Jun 25

Preschool Sensory Storytime Online

Jun 25
Tue Jun 25
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Online

This preschool storytime is especially welcoming for children and families who are looking for a more adaptive virtual storytime experience.

Jun 26

Tiny Tots

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gregory Heights Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 26

Family Storytime

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Rockwood Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 26

Native Story Hour - rescheduled from June 19th

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Online

Come sing, listen, learn and celebrate. Join Karen Kitchen (Osage Nation) for this story hour featuring songs and books from Native cultures.

Jun 26

Silly Storytime for Families - outdoors!

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
MCL at UO pop-up

Children of all ages are invited to this series of silly, goofy, wacky Storytimes filled with songs, crafts, and stories!

Jun 26

Family Playtime

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Rockwood Library

Play and learning go hand in hand. Join other families in a fun playtime at the library with books, toys, music, and all the room you need to learn through play!

Jun 26

Toddler Storytime

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Gregory Heights Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 26

Rainbow Family Storytime

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Gresham Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books highlighting LGBTQ+ families, along with songs, rhymes and movement activities building language, literacy, and community in an iden

Jun 26

Pajama Storytime

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Hollywood Library

Put on your pajamas, grab a bedtime buddy, and join us for stories, songs and fun. For children 6 years and younger with adult.

Jun 26

Stuffies Sleepover

Jun 26
Wed Jun 26
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Belmont Library

The stuffies want to go camping! Read stories, sing songs, and leave your stuffed toy at the library for an overnight campout.

Jun 27

Family Storytime Online

Jun 27
Thu Jun 27
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Online

Join us for an online storytime for ages birth - 6 and their favorite adult with fun books, songs, rhymes, and more!

Jun 27

Family Storytime

Jun 27
Thu Jun 27
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Capitol Hill Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 28

Toddler Storytime

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 28

Tiny Tots

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Capitol Hill Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 28

Book Babies

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gregory Heights Library

Babies from birth to 12 months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime, with bonus socialization for babies and the adults.  

Jun 28

Tiny Tots

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Belmont Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Jun 28

Family Storytime

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gresham Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 28

Toddler Storytime

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 28

Toddler Storytime

Jun 28
Fri Jun 28
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jun 29

Family Storytime

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gregory Heights Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 29

Music and Dance

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Enjoy songs, rhymes, rhythm and dance in this active program for children ages 0 to 6 and their parents or caregivers.

Jun 29

Family Storytime

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Capitol Hill Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 29

Preschool Sensory Storytime

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Gregory Heights Library

This preschool storytime is especially welcoming for children ages 3-5 and families who are looking for a smaller, more adaptive library experience.

Jun 29

Book Babies

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Babies from birth to 12 months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime, with bonus socialization for babies and the adults.  

Jun 29

Preschool Sensory Storytime

Jun 29
Sat Jun 29
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Capitol Hill Library

This preschool storytime is especially welcoming for children ages 3-5 and families who are looking for a smaller, more adaptive library experience.

Jun 30

华语讲故事时间! 网上現场 - It's Chinese Storytime! Live

Jun 30
Sun Jun 30
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online

一齐来阅读生动的故事, 唱歌, 童谣还有简单有趣的手工! 在家长陪同下,欢迎不同年龄儿童参加华语讲故事时间。

通过Zoom注册活动

图书馆的网上虚拟活动是属公众平台范围,我们致力于维持这些活动的安全性,参与者可能会被要求通过摄像头、聊天或取消静音来鉴定他们的身份。

Jun 30

Family Storytime

Jun 30
Sun Jun 30
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
St. Johns Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Jun 30

Black Storytime: Hip-Hop Summer Jam!

Jun 30
Sun Jun 30
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Gresham Library

Join us this summer for a Black Storytime series celebrating African and African American heritage and culture!

Jul 1

Toddler Storytime

Jul 1
Mon Jul 1
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Belmont Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Jul 1

Book Babies

Jul 1
Mon Jul 1
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Johns Library

Babies from birth to 12 months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime, with bonus socialization for babies and the adults.  

Occupancy numbers for in-person storytimes may be limited. Please click on specific events to see room capacity limits.