BookKids storytimes are held at 10:30 AM every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday.

Heartsong Music Storytime!

Join us this morning for a mellifluous storytime with our friends from Heartsong Music. They’ll be here to lead us in a music lesson intended for little ones aged 0 to 5. Heartsong Music’s mission is to teach music techniques to children from the earliest age so as to coax children’s inherent music ability as well as encourage their cognitive development. This morning at 10:30 AM.

Luchador Legends Storytime!

KA-POW! BAM! It’s time for another Luchador Legends storytime with some of our favorite book characters, including Lucia the Luchadora and Nino Wrestles the World! Join us for this action-packed reading starting at 10:30 AM!





Lucia the Luchadora and the Million Masks Cover Image
ISBN: 9781576878941
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: POW! - October 2nd, 2018

Once Upon a Storytime

We’ve all heard that famous line, “Once upon a time…” It’s the mark of a true classic! Come grab a seat in our amphitheater to listen to some of our favorite classics with a twist, like Princess Smartypants and After the Fall.





Princess Smartypants Cover Image
By Babette Cole, Babette Cole (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780399243981
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2005

Keep Storytime Weird!

Here at BookPeople, we love embracing the strange, the unusual, the weird. And that’s no exception at storytime! Come listen to some of the weirdest stories we have on our shelves, like Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds and illustrated by Peter Brown.




Creepy Carrots! Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781442402973
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 21st, 2012

Spectacular Superheroes Storytime!

Here at BookKids, we dream of fighting crime with the likes of Wonder Woman and Batman, which is why today we’re dedicating storytime to some of our most beloved superheroes with books that have a slight twist, like Don’t Let the Penguin Ride the Batmobile!

Don't Let the Penguin Drive the Batmobile Cover Image
By Jacob Lambert, Tom Richmond (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781401277246
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MAD - October 16th, 2018

Colors of Spring Storytime!

Today we will be reading And Then It’s Spring by Julie Fogliano and other stories about the blooming season upon us! We’ll even craft bright and colorful flowers of our own.









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And Then It's Spring Cover Image
By Julie Fogliano, Erin E. Stead (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781596436244
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - February 14th, 2012

Women's History Storytime!

From Frida Kahlo to Maya Angelou, today we will be sharing stories all about iconic women! We have great recommendations for your little ones, including, What Do You Do with a Voice Like That? by Chris Barton, illustrated by Ekua Holmes. Get ready to be inspired!



What Do You Do with a Voice Like That?: The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481465618
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beach Lane Books - September 25th, 2018

Purim Storytime!

At today’s storytime we’ll be learning all about the Jewish holiday of Purim! We have a special guest, Rabbi Gail Swedroe, who will be reading some of her favorite holiday books, such as The Purim Superhero! Join the fun at 10:30 AM.





The Purim Superhero Cover Image
By Elisabeth Kushner, Mike Byrne (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780761390626
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - January 1st, 2013

Sammy Spider's First Purim Cover Image
ISBN: 9781580130622
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2000

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Guess what, everyone? It’s Dr. Seuss’s birthday and we have a super special guest to help us celebrate! Come meet the Cat in the Hat himself-- we’ll be reading our favorite Dr. Seuss books, taking photos with the Cat, and giving away fun goodies in honor of this iconic author!



The Cat in the Hat (Beginner Books(R)) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780394800011
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers -

Modern First Library Storytime!

We’re kicking off the new month with a storytime that celebrates BookPeople’s Modern First Library initiative, which honors books reflecting the diverse society of the 21st century. We will be reading a few titles from this section, such as Max and the Tag-Along Moon and other stories that build a thoughtful library.

Max and the Tag-Along Moon Cover Image
By Floyd Cooper, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780147515469
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - March 10th, 2015