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 Storytime

Mesa Public Library offers a range of regularly scheduled storytimes as well as special early literacy events for children birth to age 5. Storytimes help develop early literacy skills, nurture a love of reading, and model activities caregivers can provide to children at home.

Weekly Storytimes

Baby Lapsit
Introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies. Birth to 16 months.

Toddlertime
Introduces the rhythm and beauty of language through stories, songs, and fingerplay fun. Ages 16-36 months.

Preschool Storytime
Stories, music and fun for ages 3-5.

Visit the events calendar for our full storytime schedule

 

Upcoming Storytimes:

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Dobson Ranch Branch at Dobson Meeting Room (Max. 75)

    Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth to 16 months.

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room (200)

    Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness Storytime. For ages 3-5

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness storytime.

  • Preschool Storytime Presents: Cay Humphreys and Puddles the Raindrop

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Dobson Ranch Branch at Dobson Meeting Room (Max. 75)

    Join us for a special Preschool Storytime with local author Cay Humphreys. We will learn about the rain cycle and have some fun with science.

  • Shake, Boogie, and Bop!

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room (200)

    Join us for a rollicking good time! Children will enjoy dancing, action filled songs, and rhymes. For ages 2-5.

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room (200)

    Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.

  • Young and Restless: A Storytime for Little Movers

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Dobson Ranch Branch at Dobson Meeting Room (Max. 75)

    Is your new walker on the go? Is he or she too busy exploring to sit for a lap bounce or a complete story book? Join us for a dynamic 30 minutes filled with early literacy activities chosen especially for toddlers who just need to move! Ages 12-24 months.

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room (200)

    Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Mesa Express Library at In the library

    Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness storytime.

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room (200)

    Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.

  • Toddlertime

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Dobson Ranch Branch at Dobson Meeting Room (Max. 75)

    Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Friday, April 27, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth to 16 months.

  • Shake, Boogie, and Bop!

    When: Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Join us for a rollicking good time! Children will enjoy dancing, action filled songs, and rhymes. Geared toward children ages 2-5 years.