Spring 2017 Story Times

Story times return on Monday, Jan. 9! We are proud to offer over 20 story times each week! 

If you can’t make it to the weekly story times, catch a free story every week on Touch Tone Tales.  Call 859-572-5039 for free any time of day or night to hear a funny story. Especially enjoyable for ages 4 and older!

Check the schedule below to find the time and program that suits your family best and then register online!

9:30 a.m.Tot Time at Cold SpringLap Time at Fort ThomasBaby Time at Fort Thomas

Baby Sign Story Time at Cold Spring
10 a.m.Ready for K Through Play at NewportToddler Time at Fort Thomas

Movers & Shakers at Newport
Toddler Time at Cold Spring

Bounce & Rhyme Baby Story Time at Newport
Story Time for Bigs at NewportFamily Story Time at Cold Spring
10:30 a.m.Baby Time at Fort Thomas

Preschool Time at Cold Spring
11 a.m.Preschool Time at Fort ThomasToddler Time at Cold Spring

Movers & Shakers at Fort Thomas
11:30 a.m.Tot Time at Cold Spring
6:30 p.m.Evening Story Time at Cold Spring (once a month on the second Wednesday of the month)
7 p.m.Full STEAM Ahead at Fort ThomasNight Owl's Story Time at Newport (the second Thursday each month)

Program descriptions

Family-who-readsBaby Sign Story Time – Baby Sign Language gives children the opportunity to communicate long before they can verbalize their wants and needs. In this story time, we will sing songs, share nursery rhymes and learn simple sign language for babies. Ages 0-18 months

Baby Time – This storytime will introduce a love of books to your baby by sharing stories, songs, nursery rhymes and playtime. Ages 0-2, siblings welcome

Bounce & Rhyme – Bond with your baby while enjoying silly songs in our baby band and lap time bouncy rhymes that develop pre-literacy skills! Ages 0-2

Full STEAM Ahead – Satisfy your child’s natural curiosity at our new science program designed for young children. Ages 3+

Growing Readers – This storytime is designed for early readers who are now ready to start reading and learning in a more structured setting. Ages 4-7

Lap Time –  At this program, you will bond with your baby while enjoying rhymes, bounces, lullabies and books. Ages 0-2, especially for pre-walkers

Movers & Shakers – Songs and music lay a great groundwork for early literacy skills. Shake your sillies out while we sing, dance, and play in this musical story time. Ages 2-5

PJ Storytime – Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and an artsy craft with your child – wear your PJ’s if you like! Age range: Ages 3-6.

Play Art – Play Art is your child’s chance to get messy and creative. Each Wednesday at 4 p.m. we will walk your child through a creative craft that’s guaranteed to make them smile. Age range: 3-5, siblings welcome!

Preschool Time – Join us for stories, early literacy games, and a craft! We work on the skills your little person will need to be ready for school. Ages 4-5

Ready for K Through Play – A preschool story time that gets kids ready for kindergarten with fun games, silly songs and rhymes, and great stories! Every week we will learn a new letter, sign and sound. Ages 3-5

Toddler Storytime – Join us for this silly toddler storytime!  We’ll sing fun songs, play with puppets, read a great book, dance in our bubbles, and make a creative craft! Ages 2-3

Toddler Time – Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes with your child and encourage a love of reading. Each week will have a fresh, seasonal theme that your little person will love. Ages 2-4

Tot Time – This program will help your child develop their pre-literacy skills through stories, singing, playing and fun! Ages 1-2 1/2, siblings welcome