Caregivers and children ages 24 months - 4 are invited every Tuesday for early literacy-based stories, songs, finger plays and much more! After storytime, stay for an hour of play and social time.
Caregivers and babies up to 24 months embrace early literacy through books, music, movement and rhyming. This storytime is followed by an hour-long “Baby & Toddler Playtime” at 11 AM.
Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to celebrate reading and build their early-literacy skills at Family Storytime. We meet each Saturday for stories, songs and family fun.
Children and families are invited to join us each Tuesday in Dewitt Park for stories, music and family fun. After storytime, stay for lunch and shopping at the Ithaca Farmer's Market. In the event of inclement weather, we will meet in the Library's Thaler/Howell Programming Room.
Did you hear a great book at storytime you'd like to read again? Hear a song you'd like to sing at home? Or did you miss storytime this week?
Visit our blog pages to see the books we read, songs we sang, and crafts we created together at our storytimes:
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Children ages 3 through 7 are invited to Sensory Storytime. Sensory Storytime is an interactive and educational program that can be enjoyed by all children, but is especially designed for children with sensory integration challenges. For more information, visit our Sensory Storytime page.
We have recruited volunteers to help spread the love of reading and books. The Reader is in consists of a group of volunteers who are available to share stories with children of all ages during visits to the library.
For more information about this program visit tcpl.org/kids/programs-reader-is-in.php.