Virtual Storytime & Activities

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Join our children’s librarian, Ms. Stephanie, for storytime on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook Live. Storytime will last between fifteen and twenty minutes and will include stories, flannel boards, songs, and a craft! The video will be available to watch for one week after its premiere.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2020

Storytime & Activities: This storytime featured two books, Run, Turkey, Run! by Diane Mayr and Around the Table That Grandad Built by Melanie Heuiser Hill. Plus, there are flannel board activities, finger plays, and a craft about turkeys.

PAST STORYTIME BOOKS BY THEME

ABCs: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault and Oops, Pounce, Quick, Run!: An Alphabet Caper by Mike Twohy

Animal noises: Duck on a Bike by David Shannon and Dog’s Noisy Day by Emma Dodd

Animals: It’s A Tiger! by David LaRochelle and Tiny Little Fly by Michael Rosen

Apples: Apples for Little Fox by Ekaterina Trukhan and Little Mouse’s Big Secret by Eric Battut

Art: Blue Chicken by Deborah Freedman and My Crayons Talk by Patricia Hubbard

Baby animals: Are You Ready to Play Outside? by Mo Willems, The Napping House by Audrey Wood and Don Wood, Is Your Mama a Llama? by Deborah Guarino, and Hello Baby! by Mem Fox

Bakeries: The Little Red Hen by Byron Barton, Please Mr. Panda = Por Favor Sr. Panda by Steve Antony, Mr. Cookie Baker by Monica Wellington, The Doorbell Rang by Pat Hutchins, and Maisy Makes Gingerbread by Lucy Cousins

Bears: Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson and We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen

Birthdays: A Birthday for Cow by Jan Thomas and The Secret Birthday Message by Eric Carle

Boxes: Not a Box by Antoinette Portis and A Fox Found a Box by Ged Adamson

Bunnies: Hat Tricks by Satoshi Kitamura and My Friend Rabbit by Eric Rohmann

Butterflies: Butterfly, Butterfly by Peter Horacek, Ten Little Caterpillars by Bill Martin Jr., and The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Dogs: This Book Just Ate My Dog! by Richard Byrne and The Doghouse by Jan Thomas

Emotions and feelings: Grumpy Bird by Jeremy Tankard and Glad Monster, Sad Monster: A Book About Feelings by Ed Emberley and Anne Miranda

Farms: Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin and Ducks Away! by Mem Fox and Judy Horacek

Fish and sharks: The Three Little Fish and the Big Bad Shark by Ken Geist

Fourth of July: A Lullaby of Summer by Natalie Ziarnik and Madeline Valentine and Mouse Loves Summer by Lauren Thompson

Fruit: The Watermelon Seed by Greg Pizzoli and The Little Mouse, the Red Rise Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear by Don and Audrey Wood

Green things and spring: Snip Snap: What’s That? by Mara Bergman and Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox

Halloween: What’s in the Witch’s Kitchen? by Nick Sharratt and Pumpkin Heads! by Wendell Minor

Ice cream: Should I Share My Ice Cream? by Mo Willems and The Thing About Yetis by Vin Vogel

Mice: Back to Bed, Ed! by Sebastien Braun and Mouse’s First Fall by Lauren Thompson

Miscellaneous: Edwina the Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct by Mo Willems and The Feel Good Book by Todd Parr

Monsters: Go to Bed, Monster! by Natasha Wing and There was an Old Monster! by Rebecca, Adrian & Ed Emberley

Mother’s Day: My Monster Mama Loves Me So by Laura Leuck and Llama, Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney

Owls: Little Owl’s Orange Scarf by Tatyana Feeney and Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Pumpkins: Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum and Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin by Tad Hills

Space: Penguinaut! by Mara Bergman and Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me by Eric Carle

Spiders: Aaaarrgghh! Spider! by Lydia Monks and Walter’s Wonderful Web by Tim Hopgood

Summer and ocean animals: Today Is a Beach Day by Nancy Viau and Don’t Worry, Little Crab by Chris Haughton

Things that are big and small: Little Mouse by Alison Murray and Big Bear, Small Mouse by Karma Wilson

Things that go: Who is Driving? by Leo Timmers, Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems, and Freight Train by Donald Crews

Zoo: A Sick Day for Amos McGee by Philip Christian Stead and From Head to Toe by Eric Carle

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