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Fall Storytime Sessions baby reading
September 13-December 23

Raise your child to be a reader!

 You are your child’s most important teacher. The Burlington Public Library offers weekly storytime sessions to help your child develop reading, language and listening skills needed to succeed in school. Together, parents and librarians help children get ready to read!  

Please Note: Caregivers are expected to stay with children during allstorytime sessions. No registration is required for storytime – just drop by!  

Also remember iToddler Storytimes and Tea Parties are in place of regularly scheduled storytimes.  

Baby Storytime
For caregivers with children ages birth-18 months. Delight and stimulate your baby’s senses with books, songs, toys and puppets! Build brain power! Fridays @ 11am (No storytimes October 28, November 11 & November 25)

Toddler Storytime
For caregivers with children 18-36 months. Interact with your toddler to nurture a love of books. Be active with music and movement! Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 10:30am

Preschool Storytime
For caregivers with children ages 3-6 years. Help your preschooler get ready to read. Enjoy stories together and build language skills! Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 11am

Pajama Storytime
For caregivers with children ages 3-7. Bring your favorite stuffed animal & blanket, and snuggle in for some evening storytime fun! Tuesdays @ 7pm

For caregivers with toddlers and preschoolers. This is a  special ebook storytime using an iPad. Stories will be projected on the big screen along with songs, rhymes, and fun interactive apps. Tuesdays: October 18 & December 13 @ 11am

Story & Craft
Join us for a story and craft based on the tale! No registration required.

Mondays:  September 19, October 17, November 21, & December 12

Toddlers @ 10:30 am For caregivers with children ages 18– 36 months.

Preschoolers @ 11:30 am For caregivers with children ages 3-6 years.

Big Kids, Big Stories
Ages 6 and Up. Stories, songs, and snacks with Miss Mary. Because we are never too big to be read to!

Wednesdays: October 12, November 9 & December 28 @ 7pm

Halloween Storytime
For caregivers with children of all ages. Make the library your first stop before trick-or-treating! Come dressed in your best Halloween costume. We will read stories together, sing songs, and do other fun Halloween activities!

Monday, October 24 @ 11am

Holiday Storytime
For caregivers with children of all ages. Come enjoy holiday stories, songs, and laughs! Monday, December 19 @ 11am