Story Times

Story time programs introduce young children to books, rhymes, music, and peer interaction while building a foundation of pre-literacy skills and a life-long love of books and reading. Our popular story time sessions are fun and engaging for children and parents alike. Different story times focus on different age groups, but every story time helps children and parents bond by participating in healthy, enriching activities together.

Storytimes at the Downtown Library (888 C Street)
Call 510-881-7945 for more information
 
Rhythm and Rhyme (All ages): Songs, dances, rhymes, and maybe a sticker or two. No registration required.
Downtown Library, Mondays, 11:15 a.m.
 
Bilingual Storytime / Hora de cuentos bilingüe (all ages): Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs for kids in English and Spanish! Kids of all ages welcome (with a caregiver). No registration required. 
¡Acompañenos para cuentos, canciones, y rimas en inglés y español! Para niños de todos edades y sus acompañantes adultos.
No hay que inscribirse. Para más información, por favor pongase en contacto con Michelle Nogales al michelle.nogales@hayward-ca.gov.
Downtown Library, Thursdays, 11:00 a.m.
 
Family Storytime (all ages): Join us for an all-ages storytime at the Downtown Library! No registration required. 
Downtown Library, Saturdays, 11:00 a.m.
 
Storytimes at the Weekes Branch Library (27300 Patrick Avenue)
Call 510-293-5366 for more information
 
Chinese-English bilingual storytime with Ms. Wenny (ages birth - 5). No registration required. 
Questions? Call 510-881-7946.
Ms. Wenny 的中英文雙語故事會,適合 0-5 歲小朋友,唱歌跳舞講故事,歡迎參與. 諮詢:510-881-7946.
Weekes Branch, Wednesdays, 11:15 a.m.
 
Bailar y Cantar en Español (Edades 1-6 años).  Media hora de canciones, rimas, y mucho movimiento. Sin cita.
en la Sucursal Weekes, martes, 11:15 a.m.<--break->
 
Bedtime Stories (all ages): Bring the whole family for stories and songs. Walk-in.
Weekes Branch, Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m
 
Preschool Stories (ages 3-5). One hour of stories, songs, and crafts to help children get ready for preschool. Walk-in.
Weekes Branch, Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.<--break->
 
Music & Movement (ages 1-6): Music, dancing, songs and rhymes. Walk-in.
Weekes Branch, Fridays, 10:30 a.m.<--break->
 
Learn and Play Group (ages birth - 36 months). 30 minutes of songs, stories, and rhymes followed by 30 minutes of playtime. Registration is required, and space is limited.
Call Kavita at 510-293-3302 for more information or to register.
 
Aprende y Juega en Español (Edades nacimiento-3 años). Se requiere registración.
Para más información, por favor comuníquese con Martha al 510-881-7943