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BookKids storytimes are held at 10:30 AM every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday.
We are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Children’s Book Week! Come listen to some of our favorite books that reflect the themes behind this beautiful celebration-- One World, Many Stories-- such as Dreamers by Yuyi Morales, who also designed this year’s official poster! See y’all at 10:30 AM!
Today we invite you to celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday with our favorite group of preposterous puppeteers! There will be silly voices, terrible jokes, and lots of laughs-- you don’t want to miss this!
Here at BookKids, we are firm believers in the awesomeness of dinosaurs! If you agree, then join us for a storytime that honors these amazing, extinct creatures! We’ll be reading Tiny T Rex and the Impossible Hug, Crunch the Shy Dinosaur, and more books about dinosaurs.
Dogs, cats, hamsters, turtles, furry and scaly-- we love ALL pets here at BookKids! Today’s storytime is dedicated to our pets, who keep us company on good days and bad. Come up and grab a seat as we read The Teacher’s Pet and other great stories!
We’re celebrating National Library Week with librarian Christina Nelson, who will share some of her favorite books about libraries, including Dinosaur vs. The Library. She also has some songs and activities planned-- come join us at 10:30 AM and express your love of libraries!
At today’s storytime, we want to honor one of the most underrated creatures in the animal kingdom: birds! Whether you love penguins or pigeons, parrots or owls, we’ve got something for everyone. Come listen to our reading of Nerdy Birdy and other great books about birds!
April is National Poetry Month, and we’ll be hosting a little fun celebration in the Kids amphitheater with Margaret Wise Brown’s A Celebration of the Seasons and other great books of poetry for kids! Come up to the second floor for some rhythm and rhymes!
Gather ‘round, friends, because today we are going to be exploring some exciting new releases, such as Maria the Matador by Anne Lambelet and more! These are books that have just hit the shelves, and we can’t wait to share them with you-- join us at 10:30 AM!
Who’s afraid of the dark? Not us at BookKids! At today’s storytime we’ll be exploring stories about the wonder of darkness, such as Louise Greig’s The Night Box. It’s going to be a fun one, friends-- join us in the amphitheater!