Storytimes

Storytimes are in person unless otherwise stated. All storytimes require registration.

Picnic Stories: Outdoors at Jewett Park

Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
June 16, 23, 30; July 14, 21, 28
Ages 0-5
Join us outdoors at Jewett Park for a storytime full of books, music, and fun!

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Baby Lapsit

Fridays, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
June 17, 24; July 1, 15, 22, 29
Ages 0-24 months
It’s never too early to start reading to your baby! Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs for you and your baby.

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Virtual Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m.
June 14, July 26
Ages 3-5
Join us for stories, songs, and fun in our virtual storytime!

Screech Owl at Midnight Hollow

Saturday, July 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Ages 3-6
Join us for a special storytime featuring flying puppets and interactive displays from the Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab and Education Center.

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Drag Queen Story Hour

Saturday, July 30, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
All Ages

What could make storytime more fabulous than it already is? Join our special guest for stories, songs, and dancing!

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Storytime-to-Go

Youth Services has created storytime kits for you to do storytime anytime, anywhere, with your child! Click on a theme to get a list of books, songs, and activities to do with your child to promote early literacy and a love of reading.