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Amherst, OH 44001
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Storytimes

Choose the session that works for you:

Toddler Tales Mondays at 10am
Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 2 – 3 years old and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime Mondays at 11:15am
Stories, songs, and rhymes for children ages 3 – 5 years old. .

Waddlers Storytime Wednesdays at 11:!5am
Stories, songs, and rhymes for active walkers through 24 months old and their caregivers.

Afternoon Storytime Thursdays at 1:30pm
Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children 2 – 5 years old and their caregivers.

Adapted Storytime – Monthly on a Saturday at 10:15am (check calendar for date)
Children with varying learning styles and abilities are invited to come together in a supported environment to participate in stories, songs, and activities where respect for differences is practiced and encouraged. The program will last 15-20 minutes, followed by social time. Content is designed for ages 3-7, but all ages are welcome!  Parents and siblings are also welcome and encouraged to attend! Registration is required.

Music & Movement Storytime – Monthly on a Friday at 11:15am (check calendar for date)
Stretch, sing, dance, and jump along in this fast-paced storytime. Designed for ages 2-6 and their caregivers and will include stories, songs, instruments and more!

Upcoming Storytimes

  • Summer Storytime

    06/03/24 @ 10:30am – 06/03/24 @ 11:00am Community Room A/B Amherst Public Library New this summer! Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 2 – 6 years old and their caregivers.

  • Storytime in the Park

    06/04/24 @ 10:30am – 06/04/24 @ 11:00pm Offsite Amherst Public Library Meet us at the Amherst Township Park (44780 Middle Ridge Rd) for stories, songs, and outdoor fun designed for children of all ages and their caregivers. We’ll be at the park every Tuesday, June 4 through July 16 at 10:30am. This program may be cancelled in the event of thunderstorms.

  • Waddlers Storytime

    06/05/24 @ 10:30am – 06/05/24 @ 11:00am Community Room B Amherst Public Library Stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and little ones up to 24 months old and their caregivers. We’ve moved Waddlers to a special time for the summer! 

  • Music + Movement Storytime

    06/07/24 @ 11:15am – 06/07/24 @ 11:45am Community Room A/B Amherst Public Library Stretch, sing, dance, and jump along in this fast-paced storytime!  This storytime is designed for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers, and will include stories, songs, instruments and more! Registration is not needed for these sessions.

  • Summer Storytime

    06/10/24 @ 10:30am – 06/10/24 @ 11:00am Community Room A/B Amherst Public Library New this summer! Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 2 – 6 years old and their caregivers.

  • Storytime in the Park

    06/11/24 @ 10:30am – 06/11/24 @ 11:00pm Offsite Amherst Public Library Meet us at the Amherst Township Park (44780 Middle Ridge Rd) for stories, songs, and outdoor fun designed for children of all ages and their caregivers. We’ll be at the park every Tuesday, June 4 through July 16 at 10:30am. This program may be cancelled in the event of thunderstorms.

  • Waddlers Storytime

    06/12/24 @ 10:30am – 06/12/24 @ 11:00am Community Room B Amherst Public Library Stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and little ones up to 24 months old and their caregivers. We’ve moved Waddlers to a special time for the summer!