August 2014

Services · Storytimes at Your Library

Raise your children to be lifelong readers by bringing them to storytime at the Library! Each of the Library’s 41 locations offers storytimes that are designed to be fun and aid in the development of your child’s early literacy skills.

Please note: storytime schedules are subject to change. Contact the branch for details.

Library Babies

Fun for you and your baby with songs, rhymes, stories and movement. Recommended for ages birth – 18 months.

Library Babies Storytime schedule

  • Anderson Branch, 1st and 3rd Friday of the month, 10:30 a.m.
  • Blue Ash Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Cheviot Branch, 1st Thursday of the month, 10 a.m.
  • Children's Learning Center, Main Library, every Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Clifton Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Groesbeck Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Hyde Park Branch, 1st Friday of the month, 12:30 p.m.
  • Madeira Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Mariemont Branch, every Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.
  • Monfort Heights Branch, every Friday, 10:45 a.m.
  • Oakley Branch, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 10:30 a.m.
  • Pleasant Ridge Branch, 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Sharonville Branch, every Friday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Symmes Township Branch, every Monday, 11 a.m

Toddler Storytime

Encourage emerging language skills with books, rhymes, music and fun. Recommended for ages 18 months – 36 months.

Toddler Storytime schedule

  • Anderson Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Avondale Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Blue Ash Branch, every Friday, 10:15 & 11 a.m.
  • Delhi Township Branch, every Tuesday, 10:15 a.m. & Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.
  • Green Township Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Groesbeck Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Loveland Branch, every Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.
  • Madeira Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Monfort Heights Branch, every Friday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Mt. Washington Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • North Central Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Oakley Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Pleasant Ridge Branch, 2nd and 4th Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Sharonville Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Symmes Township Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.
  • Wyoming Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

You and your child will shake it together! Sing, dance and enjoy music, movement and fun. Recommended for ages 1 – 4.

Movers and Shakers schedule

  • Blue Ash Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 & 11 a.m.
  • Cheviot Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Clifton Branch, every Tuesday, 10 a.m.
  • Covedale Branch, every Wednesday, 11 a.m.
  • Delhi Township Branch, every Monday, 10:15 & 11:15 a.m.
  • Green Township Branch, every Tuesday, 1:30 p.m.
  • Groesbeck Branch, every Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Harrison Branch, every Monday, 10:15 & 11 a.m.
  • Hyde Park Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Madeira Branch, every Monday and Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Madisonville Branch, every Monday, 11 a.m.
  • Mariemont Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p..m.
  • Miami Township Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Norwood Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Sharonville Branch, every Tuesday, 6 p.m. & Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Westwood Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.

Preschool Storytime

Enjoy books, songs, activities and more, while building early literacy skills. Recommended for ages 3 – 6.

Preschool Storytime schedule

  • Anderson Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Avondale Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Blue Ash Branch, every Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Bond Hill Branch, every Wednesday, 11:10 a.m.
  • Cheviot Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Children's Learning Center, Main Library, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • College Hill Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Corryville Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Delhi Township Branch, every Tuesday, 11:30 a.m. & Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Green Township Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Greenhills Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Groesbeck Branch, every Tuesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Hyde Park Branch, every Wednesday, 11:15 a.m.
  • Loveland Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Madeira Branch, every Tuesday, 1:30 p.m.
  • Madisonville Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Monfort Heights Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Mt. Healthy Branch, every Wednesday, 10:15 a.m.
  • Mt. Washington Branch, every Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.
  • North Central Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Northside Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Norwood Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Pleasant Ridge Branch, every Wednesday, 10:45 a.m.
  • Sharonville Branch, every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
  • St. Bernard Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Symmes Township Branch, every Monday, 1:30 p.m. & Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • West End Branch, every Wednesday, 10 a.m.
  • Wyoming Branch, every Wednesday, 1:30 p.m.

Family Storytime

Bring the entire family to enjoy books, songs, and activities, while building literacy skills.

Family Storytime schedule

  • Anderson Branch, 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.
  • College Hill Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Clifton Branch, third Thursday, 7 p.m.
  • Children's Learning Center, Main Library, every Saturday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Covedale Branch, second Monday, 6:30 p.m.
  • Deer Park Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. & Thursday, 7 p.m.
  • Elmwood Place Branch, every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. & third Tuesday, 5 p.m.
  • Forest Park Branch, every Thursday, 1 p.m. & third Tuesday, 7 p.m.
  • Harrison Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m., 3rd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
  • Loveland Branch, 2nd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
  • Miami Township Branch, every Wednesday, 11 a.m.
  • Norwood Branch, 2nd Tuesday, 6 p.m.
  • Pleasant Ridge Branch, last Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
  • Reading Branch, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
  • Sharonville Branch, every Tuesday, 6 p.m.
  • St. Bernard Branch, third Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
  • Wyoming Branch, 2nd Tuesday, 7 p.m.