NOLS offers weekly storytimes September through May, with a brief break taken December 24 through January 4. Additional special storytimes are offered throughout the year at each branch. Library storytimes create critically important early literacy opportunities for young children and their parents or caregivers.

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Toothy Storytime

Feb. 15 at 10:30am
Forks Branch Library
Feb. 26 at 10:30am
March 1 at 10:15am and 11:15am
Port Angeles Main Library
Feb. 27 at 10:30am
Feb. 28 at 10:30am
Sequim Branch Library
Jamestown Family Dental Clinic presents a storytime with tips on how to keep healthy teeth and gums. Songs, rhymes and games for the whole family. These special storytimes will take place during regularly scheduled on-going storytimes.                                                                                                                           


Baby Storytime

Fridays at 11:15am
Port Angeles Main Library

Reading, singing, and talking with infants and toddlers are great ways to introduce new vocabulary, give children a sense of security, and help them develop a reading habit. Baby Storytimes feature songs, rhymes, movement, and books for babies up to 24 months old and their caregivers.                            


Wiggly Storytime

Thursdays at 10:30am
Sequim Branch Library
Fridays at 10:15am
Port Angeles Main Library
Get ready to move and groove! Wiggly Storytime highlights early literacy practices through an interactive storytime full of movement, songs, and books. Each storytime is carefully planned with the dynamic nature of toddlers and waddlers in mind.                                                                          


Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays at 10:30am
Port Angeles Main Library
Wednesdays at 10:30am
Sequim Branch Library
Talk, sing, read, write, and play together in an interactive storytime specially designed for preschoolers. Share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Preschool Storytime is designed to help caregivers and parents develop tools to help the children better prepare for kindergarten.


Family Storytime

Fridays at 10:30am
Forks Branch Library

Family Storytimes feature stories, music, rhymes, and plenty of movement and fun! Activities such as talking, reading, playing, and singing all play an important role in early childhood development. After each session, parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to visit.                    


Fiesta Familiar – Cuentos y Canciones

Second Saturdays at 1pm
Alder Grove Mobile Home Park, 1750 Calawah Way, Forks

Vengan a una fiesta familiar. Habrá cuentos, canciones, actividades y botanas para toda la familia. Enjoy a family storytime in Spanish! There will be stories, songs, activities, and snacks for the whole family!