Story Time

Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. This 20-30 minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Story time fun for the entire family, this 30-40 minute story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.   
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required.  These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages.  Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination.  These programs also encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.

Dragons, Unicorns and Monsters...Oh My!

Calling all fantasy fankids ages 5 to 9: our stories, basic crafts and activity pages will feature mythical creatures--some beautiful, some bizarre... A curated selection of age-appropriate books will also be available for checkout.

Mo Willems Afternoon

Do you love books by Mo Willems? So do we! Come and have fun with a story time all about Mo Willems and his fantastic stories, as well as a special craft afterwards.  

Mo Willems Morning

Do you love books by Mo Willems? So do we! Come and have fun with a story time all about Mo Willems and his fantastic stories, as well as a special craft and a showing of an animated film of some of his stories.  

Space Story Time

Celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the first astronauts on the international space station at Rosedale. We’ll have a space themed story time as well as crafts! For ages 4 and up. 

Dinosaur Story Time

Inspired by Fossil Appreciation Day, Rosedale will have a dinosaur-themed story time and craft. For ages 4 and up. 
Andres with a guitar

123 Andrés!

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with this special program featuring Latin Grammy Award nominee 123 Andrés!   Sing, dance, and try out new rhythms and Spanish words with Andrés as he takes children on a musical journey through different Latin American cultures.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. 

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