Fall Storytimes begin Tuesday, September 19 and end Thursday, October 26.  No registration is required. Groups may contact Youth Services at any Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Library to inquire about special accommodations.




Our storytellers are currently planning their selection of stories, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and hands-on activities to share with you and your child. The weekly topics* and spotlight books are listed below for each class. 


September 19 -21:  Construction
Spotlight Book:  Road Work Ahead by Anastasia Suen


September 26 - 28:  Pigs
Spotlight Book:  Piggies in the Pumpkin Patch by Mary Peterson


October 3 - 5:  Elephants
Spotlight Book:  Splash! by Flora McDonnell


October 10 - 12:  Bears
Spotlight Book:  Brown Bear, Brown Bear by Bill Martin 


October 17 - 19:  Owls
Spotlight Book:  Wow! Said the Owl by Tim Hopgood


October 24 - 26:  Monsters
Spotlight Book:  Monsters Go Night-night by Aaron Zenz 


Toddler Time

September 19 - 21:  Bedtime!
Spotlight Book:  Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney


September 26 - 28:  Falling Leaves
Spotlight Book:  Fall is Not Easy by Marty Kelley


October 3 - 5:  Apple Dumplings
Spotlight Book:  Apple Farmer Annie by Monica Wellington


October 10 - 12:  Monster Mash
Spotlight Book:  Go Away, Big Green Monster by Ed Emberley


October 17 - 19: Pumpkin Pie / Halloween
Spotlight Book:  Plumply, Dumply Pumpkin  by Mary Serfozo


October 24 - 26:  Gobble, Gobble / Thanksgiving
Spotlight Book:  The Thankful Book  by Todd Parr


Preschool Storytime

September 19 - 21:  Owls
Spotlight Book:  Cock-a-doodle-hooooooo!  by Mick Manning 


September 26 - 28:  Boxes
Spotlight Book:  The Spooky Box by Mark Gonyea


October 3 - 5:  Wildlife
Spotlight Book:  The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy Tafuri


October 10 -12:  Leaves
Spotlight Book:  Apples, Apples Everywhere! by Robin Michal Koontz


October 17 - 19:  Fall
Spotlight Book:  Leaves Fall Down by Lisa Bullard


October 24 - 26:  Halloween
Spotlight Book:  What’s in the Witch’s Kitchen? by Nick Sharratt


* Topics are subject to change 

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