Storytime at the Parma Branch

JDL storytimes offer age-appropriate books, music, and activities for babies, toddlers, families, and young children. Most importantly, they help develop everyone’s imaginations!

Parma Branch Summer Storytime: Mondays, 11 AM (ages 2-4)

Dinosaur Romp

Join us at the Carnegie Library to stomp and roar with dinosaur-themed activities, including storytime, a dino egg hunt and an obstacle course.

Intended for preschoolers. Call 517-905-1331 to register.

This program will take place on the Carnegie front lawn, weather permitting. In the event of rain, activities will be moved indoors.

Eager Readers: Just Chillin’

Cool off with us at the Summit Branch! Bring your Eager Readers ages 5 to 7 to enjoy stories, games and to make their own delicious, brain freeze-worthy slushie in a bag.

Call the Summit Branch to register 517-783-4030.

National Parks Storytime

Join us at the Meijer Branch for a special storytime about our National Parks! We’ll read stories, sing songs, and make a National Parks themed craft together.

Intended for ages 3-6. No registration required.

Big Block Storytime

Listen to stories and play with big blocks at the Spring Arbor Branch! Intended for ages 2-5.

Dates (all storytimes at 11 AM):

  • June 6 & 20
  • July 11 & 25
  • August 8 & 22

Eager Readers: June Bugs

Calling all Eager Readers ages 5 to 7 for a fun bug-filled time! Enjoy stories, games, a snack, and make a Bug Hotel to take home.
Call the Summit Branch at 517-783-4030 to register.

Little Listeners Summer Storytime

Enjoy stories, hands-on activities and more in a storytime for 2–4-year-olds every Wednesday at the Summit Branch.

There will be no storytime on June 19, due to the library being closed for Juneteenth.

Eager Readers: S’more Stories

Bring your eager reader to the Summit Branch for an indoor camp adventure. Children ages 5 – 7 will have a good time listening to s’more stories, singing campfire songs, and enjoying a tasty treat.

Call 517-783-4030 to register.

Eager Readers: Super Readers

Bring your young superhero to the Summit Branch for some reading fun! Children ages 5 -7 will enjoy hero stories, create their own secret identity, and make a mask.

Call 517-783-4030 to register.

Eager Readers: Twisted Tales

Children ages 5 to 7 can enjoy fairy tales with a twist, make up their own fairy tale and create a Jack and the Beanstalk to take home!

Call the Summit Branch to register at 517-783-4030.