Storytimes

BookKids storytimes are held at 10:30 AM every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday.

Sweet Siesta Storytime!

Don’t you wish you were still in bed, under your cozy covers? We’re still a little bit sleepy, which is why at today’s storytime, we’re-- *yawn*-- sharing beloved bedtime stories, like A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin.

 

 

 

 

 

A Big Mooncake for Little Star Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316404488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 28th, 2018

Author Guest Storytime with F. ANTHONY FALCON!

We’re celebrating Father’s Day early with author F. Anthony Falcon! Falcon’s book, Be Brave, Be Brave, Be Brave: A True Story of Fatherhood and Native American Heritage is a heartfelt tribute to the special relationship between father and child.

Be Brave, Be Brave, Be Brave: A True Story of Fatherhood and Native American Heritage Cover Image
By F. Anthony Falcon, Trisha Mason (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781576879146
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: POW! - May 7th, 2019

Hugs and Cuddles Storytime!

Whether you’re cuddly or prickly, we guarantee you will enjoy today’s storytime! Join us for a reading of Nobody Hugs a Cactus and other great stories about hugging!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nobody Hugs a Cactus Cover Image
By Carter Goodrich, Carter Goodrich (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534400900
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2019

Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Jay Fleck (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781452170336
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - March 5th, 2019

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Hug Machine Cover Image
By Scott Campbell, Scott Campbell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442459359
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014

Drag Storytime!

We’re kicking off Pride Month with another star-studded Drag Storytime!

Join us in welcoming local performers Mad Max, Mandy Quinn, Channing Ate’em, Marley Belle, and Papi Churro for a special reading-- the fun starts at 10:30 in the amphitheater!

 

 

 

 

Modern First Library Storytime!

Come celebrate the Modern First Library initiative with a storytime featuring books that reflect our beautifully diverse world, like Pat-a-Cake, I Like Myself, and more! See y’all at 10:30 in the amphitheater!

 

 

 

 

 

Pat-a-Cake Cover Image
By Mary Brigid Barrett, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780763643584
Availability: Backordered. Place an order and we will let you know when to expect your book.
Published: Candlewick - January 7th, 2014

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I Like Myself! (board book) Cover Image
By Karen Beaumont, David Catrow (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780544641013
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2016

Guest Storytime with Julian Hector!

We’re so excited to welcome local illustrator Julian Hector to storytime! Julian is the creative mind behind books like The Little Matador and This is the Firefighter, and today he’s here to read his latest, This is the Construction Worker! He’s even going to draw pictures for us!

This Is the Construction Worker Cover Image
By Laura Godwin, Julian Hector (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368018173
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 7th, 2019

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