Storytimes & Early Literacy

Special Storytime: Monarch Migration
Monday, September 12, 10:30-11:30 am

Join us for a special storytime visit at Hoffman Community Gardens when we’ll talk about the migration of the monarch butterfly!

Family Storytime
For children birth to age 6 with an adult. Stimulate your child’s senses through books, rhymes, music and movement. No registration required. Little ones get distracted easily, please help us maintain engagement by entering quietly if you arrive late.

Mondays at 10:30 am:
September 19, 26
October 3, 10, 24, 31
November 7, 14, 21, 28

Sensory Storytime
Saturdays, September 10, October 8, 11 am (30-45 min.)
Ages 3-10 with caregiver (and siblings 3 and up). This storytime program is intended for children on the spectrum, or children who find traditional storytime programs challenging. Limited to 10 registrants, in addition to their caregiver and sibling(s), children will have access to sensory materials and activities, a shorter story, repetition, and songs. Visual aids will show the order of activities. 


Early Literacy Play Spot

• 2 computers with interactive preschool learning games
• Light table and LEGO building table with toys (temporarily removed)
• Fun, skill-building interactive wall panels for preschoolers. We have two additional panels that we will swap out periodically. These panels were purchased by the Friends of the Cary Area Library.
• Puppet theater and assorted puppets for creative play, a building block of early literacy.