Story Times & Programs

Story Times  

 Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more fun! Registration is not necessary.  Space is limited. You may be asked to join the second session if the first one is too full. These are held weekly unless otherwise noted. We host story times in the children's activity room. If you choose to wear a mask to story times, they are warmly welcomed but not required.

  • Toddler Story Time with Ms. Barbara (for ages 18 months to 3 years old) Tuesday @ --9:30, 10:15, & 11 am
  •  Snuggle Bug Babies with Ms. Marie  Wednesdays @ either session # 1, 10:00-10:20 am OR session #2, 10:30-10:50 am
  •  Preschool Story Time with Ms. Liz Thursdays @ either session # 1, 10:00-10:30 am OR  Sessions #2, 10:45-11:15 am
  • Preschool Story Time with Ms. Stephanie  Fridays @ either session # 1, 10:00-10:30  am OR  Sessions #2, 10:45-11:15 am

Follow us on our Children's Department Facebook page for program news and other fun content.

You can find story times at Digital Story Time!  

Children 11 and under must always be accompanied by a caregiver in the Children's Department.  

Program Notes:

The Main Library Children's Department offers a variety of programs such as chess for kids, legos and family board games days, Reading to Therapy dogs, and drop-in craft programs. Please see our calendar below for more information.

We are in search of mentors to help with our kids' chess program if you are interested in helping us with chess instruction opportunities for kids in the future, please get in touch with the children's department at 615-595-1244 or apply to volunteer here!

Recommended Sites for Playing Online Chess 

Chess Kid Online Chess

Learning for kids

Be sure to check our calendar every month so you don’t miss out on any of the fun!