Kids Storytime

Kids Storytime

The library offers a variety of drop-in and registration storytime programs.  Storytimes help build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading.  Kids will enjoy age appropriate books, songs, rhymes, movement activities and more!

Registration Storytimes

The library offers six-week registration storytime sessions during the fall, winter and spring for babies, toddlers, and 3, 4 and 5 year olds. 

Dates for the 2014-15 year

Session 1:  Week of September 8 – Week of October 13 (Registration begins August 11)

Session 2:  Week of November 3 – Week of  December 8 (Registration begins October 6)

Session 3:  Week of January 5 – Week of February 9 (Registration begins December 9)

Session 4:  Week of March 2 – Week of April 13 (Registration begins February 2)

Storytimes offered are:

Baby Times (Wednesdays or Thursdays, 9:30-10 am)
This program of songs, rhymes, games and picture books is for babies under the age of two years and their caregivers.  Siblings are welcome to participate if caregivers cannot attend without them.

Please register for only one:
Wednesday Baby Times      OR      Thursday Baby Times

Time for Twos (Thursdays, 10:30 or 11:30 am)
This fun program is for two year-olds.  Parents and caregivers accompany the child into the story room and participate in the activities.

Please register for only one:
10:30 Time for Twos      OR      11:30 Time for Twos

Storytime for Three Year Olds (Tuesdays, 9:30 am)
This storytime is designed to be a "kid-only" program.  If necessary, the caregiver may accompany the child during the early sessions.

Register for Storytime for Three Year Olds

Storytime for Four and Five Year Olds (Tuesdays, 10:30 am)
This storytime is designed to be a "kid-only" program.  If necessary, the caregiver may accompany the child during the early sessions.

Register for Storytime for Four and Five Year Olds

Preschool Storytime (Wednesdays, 10:30 am)
This program is for preschoolers and their parents and caregivers.

Register for Preschool Storytime

Drop in Storytimes

The drop-in programs are geared toward kids ages 2-6 and one or more adults.

Morning Storytime (Fridays, 10 am)

PJ Storytime (Mondays, 6:45 pm, monthly)

Family Storytimes (Saturdays, monthly)

Storytimes will be cancelled on days the Wilmington Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather.