Nurture your child’s love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills! All abilities are welcome. Note: When Bethlehem schools are closed or delayed, all storytimes are cancelled.
Spring 2018 storytimes
Mondays at 9:30 a.m. • Through May 14
Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. • Through May 15
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children up to age 35 months with caregiver.
Mondays at 10:30 a.m. • Through May 14
Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. • Through May 16
Stories, songs and activities for children up to age 6 with family.
Wednesdays at 10 a.m. • Through May 16
Free play and socialization with toys, blocks, balls and more. Up to age 6 with family.
*except April 4
Music & Movement
Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. • March 1-May 17
Songs, instruments, dancing, learning and fun for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
Time Out for Tales*
Saturdays at 11 a.m. • Through June 30
Stories and fun for children up to age 6 with family.
* except May 26
Story Walk at the Park
Fridays at 10 a.m. • June 1-July 27
Meet at Elm Avenue Park to hear some stories and take a walk to exercise your mind and body. Gather under the trees at the head of the Fit Trail and wear appropriate footwear. Trail is not suitable for strollers. For kids and families.
Earth Day Storytime
Thursday, April 19 • 10:30 a.m.
Celebrate Earth Day with stories and an Earth-inspired craft. For kids and families.
Rubber Ducky Club: Earth Day Story Walk
Friday, April 20 • 10 a.m.
Enjoy an outdoor story walk at the Swift Preserve (near Bethlehem High School) with our friends from the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy.
For preschoolers and their caregivers. Sign up with MHLC here.
Rubber Ducky Club: Motor Skills Playtime
Friday, April 27 • 10-10:45 a.m.
Playtime to develop motor skills for children up to age 6 with family.
Three Little Pigs STEM Storytime
Wednesday, May 23 • 10:30 a.m.
Listen to the story of the three pigs, then experiment with different building materials and see the tale from the wolf’s perspective. For children up to age 6 with family.
Rubber Ducky Club: Bumblebee Storytime
Friday, May 25 • 10:30-11:15 a.m.
See what the buzz is all about with stories, songs and a craft. For children up to age 6 with family.
Rubber Ducky Club: Fishy Storytime
Thursday, June 7 • 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Have some fishy fun with stories, songs and a craft. For children up to age 6 with family.
Rubber Ducky Club: Music Storytime
Monday, June 18 • 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Prepare for a rockin’ summer of reading with stories, songs and a craft. For children up to age 6 with family.