Come and join Miss Sheila and Friends to hear fun stories, sing and dance, and enjoy a craft or activity. No registration is required.  “Read-a-likes” and additional story books in the theme will be available to check out and take home. For more information call 440-293-6792.

Toddler Story Times (ages 18 – 35 months): Thursday mornings 10:30 – 11:00 AM

Preschool Story Times (ages 3 – 5 years old): Friday mornings 10:30 – 11:15 AM


Story Time Themes for October:


Week One Theme “In the Library” (Thursday, October 3 & Friday, October 4)

  • Craft is a Bear Bookmark
  • Read Aloud from “Splat the Cat and the Late Library Book” by Rob Scotton; “A Library Book for Bear” by Bonny Becker; “Bats at the Library” by Brian Lies
  • New songs and movement: “Library Song” by Wendy Moses and “Going to the Library” by the Kiboomers


Week Two Theme “Cats” (Thursday, October 10 & Friday, October 11)

  • Crafts include a Cat Slinky and a Cat Crown
  • Read Aloud from “Cat Secrets” by Jef Czekaj; “Lost Cat” by C. Roger Mader; “Splat the Cat” by Rob Scotton
  • New songs and movement: “Mister Cat” by LooLoo Kids; “The Cat Came Back” by Laurie Berkner


Week Three Theme “Leaves/Fall” (Thursday, October 17 & Friday, October 18)

  • Crafts and activities include a Leaf Person and a Leaf Hunt
  • Read Aloud from “Leaves (Little Bear gets sleepy)” by William Corderoy; “Fall Mixed Up” by Bob Raczka; “We’re Going on a Leaf Hunt” by Steve Metzger
  • New songs and movement “Autumn Leaves are Falling Down”; “Leaf Little Leaf”; “Scarecrow Song”


Week Four Theme “Pumpkins/Halloween” (Thursday, October 24 & Friday, October 25)

  • Crafts and activities include a Tissue Paper Pumpkin and Pumpkin Bowling
  • Read Aloud from “Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins” by James Dean; “Plumply, Dumply, Pumpkin” by Mary Serfozo; “Scaredy-Cat Splat” by Rob Scotton
  • New songs and movement “Five Little Pumpkins” by The Learning Station; “Pumpkins, Witches, and Ghosts” by The Learning Station