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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:

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 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, February 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Main Library at Youth Activity Room

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

  • Toddlertime

    When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 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.

  • Family Storytime

    When: Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Red Mountain Branch at Program Room (200)

    Bring the whole family for stories, songs, and literacy-boosting activities! This program is geared toward children ages birth to five years.

  • Sensory Playtime for Toddlers

    When: Monday, February 25, 2019 - 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 18-36 months.

  • Baby Lapsit

    When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 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.

  • Preschool Storytime

    When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 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, February 26, 2019 - 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, February 26, 2019 - 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.