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Stories at the Park

Stories at the Park

Join us every Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m. at Millrace Park. We will gather at the green space near the Rieth Interpretive Trail.

No sign up required. Everyone is encouraged to bring a blanket to sit on.


Pre-recorded Stories

June 9, 2021 Storytime videos.


Follow the links for more Storytime videos!

June

  • *NEW* Preschool Storytime for June 9, 2021: Doreen Cronin Stories
    • Wiggle by Doreen Cronin
    • Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin
    • Rescue Bunnies by Doreen Cronin
    • Diary of a Spider by Doreen Cronin
  • Preschool Storytime for June 2, 2021: Animal Fairytales
    • Three Billy Goats Gruff by Paul Galdone
    • Fox Tale Soup by Tony Bonning
    • The Little Red Hen by Barry Downard
    • The Crow and the Pitcher a retelling of Aesop’s Fable

May

  • Preschool Storytime for May 26, 2021: Classic Stories
    • Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin
    • Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
    • The Napping House by Audrey Wood
    • It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles G. Shaw
  • Preschool Storytime for May 19, 2021: Firefly 2021 Award Nominees
    • Who Has Wiggle-Waggle Toes? by Vicky Shiefman
    • The Box Turtle by Vanessa Roeder
    • Red House Tree House Little Bitty Brown Mouse by Jane Godwin
    • Brown Baby Lullaby by Tameka Fryer Brown
    • How Do You Dance? by Thyra Heder
      • This week’s stories are all nominees for the Indiana Early Literacy Firefly Award. Each year, Children ages 0-5 are encouraged to vote for one of five nominated titles. If you would like to vote please use this ballot and bring it to the children’s desk by Wednesday, July 28.
  • Preschool Storytime for May 12, 2021: Emma Dodd Stories
    • Everything by Emma Dodd
    • Best Bear by Emma Dodd
    • Together by Emma Dodd
    • Dog’s Noisy Day by Emma Dodd
  • Preschool Storytime for May 5, 2021: Dancing Stories
    • Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae
    • Dancing Feet! by Lindsey Craig
    • I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison
    • Everybunny Dance by Ellie Sandall

April

  • Preschool Storytime for April 28, 2021: Things Aren’t Always What They Seem
    • Truck Full of Ducks by Ross Burach
    • Not Quite Narwhal by Jessie Sima
    • Big Mean Mike by Michelle Knudsen
    • How To Lose A Lemur by Frann Preston-Gannon
  • Preschool Storytime for April 21, 2021: Dragon Stories
    • There’s A Dragon in Your Book by Tom Fletcher
    • Be A Good Dragon by Kurt Cyrus
    • Dear Dragon by Josh Funk
    • Dragon’s Extraordinary Egg by Debi Gliori
  • Preschool Storytime for April 14, 2021: Weather Stories
    • Who Likes Rain? by Wong Herbert Yee
    • A Rainy Day by Spencer Brinker
    • Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco
    • Rain by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
  • Preschool Storytime for April 7, 2021: Library Stories
    • The Book Hog by Greg Pizzoli
    • Good Night, Library by Denise Brennan-Nelson
    • Book! Book! Book! by Deborah Bruss

March

  • Preschool Storytime for March 31, 2021: Bob Shea Stories
    • Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great by Bob Shea
    • Dinosaur vs. The Library by Bob Shea
    • I’m a Shark by Bob Shea
    • Cheetah Can’t Lose by Bob Shea
  • Preschool Storytime for March 24, 2021: Spring Stories
    • Bloom by Deborah Diesen
    • Mouse’s First Spring by Lauren Thompson
    • Spring Stinks by Ryan T. Higgins
    • Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
  • Preschool Storytime for March 17, 2021: Bird Stories
    • This Is the Nest That Robin Built by Denise Fleming
    • Bird Builds a Nest by Martin Jenkins
    • Birds by Kevin Henkes
    • On Meadowview Street by Henry Cole
  • Preschool Storytime for March 10, 2021: Mo Willems Stories
    • A Busy Creature’s Day Eating! by Mo Willems
    • Edwina: The Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct by Mo Willems
    • Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems
    • The Pigeon Wants a Puppy! by Mo Willems
  • Preschool Storytime for March 3, 2021: Fox Stories
    • One Fox: a Counting Book Thriller by Kate Read
    • Red Wagon by Renata Liwska
    • Daddy Honk Honk! by Rosalinde Bonnet
    • Fox and the Box by Yvonne Ivinson

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