Toddler & Preschool


Story Time on Facebook LIVE

Story Time at the Park

Thursdays @ 10:30 AM

  • Tune into our Facebook page on Thursdays at 10:30 AM for a virtual Story Time!
  • When the weather is good, join us at Centennial Park (next to Bennington Public Library) for Story Time at the Park!
  • Stories, songs, and movement activities are adapted to match the ages and attention spans of the children attending.
  • An adult must remain with their children for Story Time at the Park.
  • Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Social distancing required for Story Time at the Park.
  • This program lasts for 45 minutes.
  • Follow us on Facebook for weekly Story Time updates.

The following events and activities are cancelled until further notice:

Traditional STORYTIME 

Thursdays @ 10:30 AM

  • Introduce young children to books and reading at our morning story time, held weekly throughout the year.  
  • Each week, stories, songs, and movement activities are adapted to match the ages and attention spans of the children attending.
  • Parents learn how to foster early literacy skills (talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing) in their children.
  • Library staff will answer questions about books and library services, and teach parents how to interest their children in books.
  • An adult must remain with their children.
  • Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • This program lasts for 45 minutes.

Preschool STEAM

Mondays 10:30 AM

  • It’s a preschool story time with a STEAM focus!
  • Hands-on activities, games, and basic concepts of science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
  • For kids 3-5 years old.
  • Active parent participation is encouraged.
  • This program lasts for 45 minutes.