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baby reading Fall Storytime Sessions 
September 8 - December 22

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!  

No regularly scheduled storytimes on October 2 (library closed), October 23 (our Fall Book Sale!),November 11 (library closed), November 27 (library closed). 

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 @ 11 am

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 and 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

Spectrum Storytime
A storytime specially designed for caregivers with children on the autism spectrum.  Come share stories, rhymes, music, sensory fun, and movement in a flexible atmosphere that encourages participation on all levels. Fridays, September 18, October 16, November 20, and December 18 @ 2pm

iToddler
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. Mondays, October 5 & December 14 @ 11am

Halloween Storytimes! 
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! Tuesday, October 27 @ 11am & 7pm

Holiday Storytime
For caregivers with children of all ages. Come enjoy holiday stories, songs, and laughs! Tuesday, December 22 @ 11am & 7pm