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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:

  • Learn and Grow with Rhythm and Flow

    When: Friday, August 17, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Children ages 3-5 will learn the basics of rhythm and beat, how to work with instruments, and what makes music happen in this upbeat program.

  • Sensory Playtime for Toddlers

    When: Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Drop in to stimulate your toddler's cognitive and motor development through free play, socialization, and hands on activities rich in sights, sounds, smells, and textures. Come dressed for a mess! Ages 17-36 months.

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 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.

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 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, August 21, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room

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

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 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. For ages 3-5.

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Dobson Ranch Branch at Dobson Meeting Room (Max. 75)

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

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room

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

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

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

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room

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

  • Toddlertime

    When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

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