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Storytime at Home

Below are some great online storytime options while your family is staying home.  Check back for updates.


A collection of animated and narrated picture books for young children, read-alongs and nonfiction books for grades K-6, as well as puzzles and games.  Check out also TumbleMath, a collection of eBooks focused on building numeracy.

Kanopy Kids

The library's streaming video service includes a storytime section with animated storybooks. A library card is required for access.  If you do not have a card, apply for one online now.

Authors Everywhere!

A Youtube Channel created and run by middle grade author Susan Tan, and featuring videos from an amazing group of children's book writers and illustrators presenting workshops, readings, activities, art projects, writing games, writing advice, and more. 

Storytime from Space

We know everyone is missing storytime at the library, but how about going all the way to outer space for storytime?  Astronauts on the Space Station are reading stories to and conducting science experiments for the children of Earth.

Kid Lit TV

Authors and illustrators read their works, presenting a wide array of titles featuring diverse people and cultures.

Storyline Online

Stream videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.

LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems

Mo Willems, famous author, opens his studio every day for his LUNCH DOODLE. Learners worldwide can draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks. Grab some paper and pencils, pens, or crayons and join Mo to explore ways of writing and making together.