Winter Storytimes will begin Tuesday, January 9 and end Thursday, February 15.
Click here to view our Winter Program Guide
Storytime information is located on page 10!
No registration is required.
Groups may contact Youth Services at any Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Library location to inquire about special accommodations.
Check out our storytimes and enjoy a variety of classic and newer stories, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and hands-on activities.
The weekly topics* and spotlight books for each class are listed below.
January 9 - 11: Cats
Spotlight Book: Where Is Tippy Toes by Betsy Lewin
January 16 - 18: Bunnies
Spotlight Book: Bunny Fun by Sarah Weeks
January 23 - 25: Food
Spotlight Book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
January 30 - February 1: Music
Spotlight Book: Boom Bah! by Phil Cummings
February 6 - 8: Art
Spotlight Book: I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More by Karen Beaumont
February 13 - 15: Bugs
Spotlight Book: Bugs Bugs Bugs by Barner
January 9 - 11: Owls
Spotlight Book: Little Owl's Orange Scarf by Tatyana Feeney
January 16 - 18: Bears
Spotlight Book: Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson
January 23 - 25: Squirrels
Spotlight Book: The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy Tafuri
January 30 - February 1: Penguins
Spotlight Book: Waddle! Waddle! by James Proimos
February 6 - 8: Frogs
Spotlight Book: Five Green and Speckled Frogs by Priscilla Burris
February 13 - 15: Fish
Spotlight Book: Hooray for Fish! by Lucy Cousins
During the Winter Storytime session, our Preschool group will be celebrating a different author each week. Check below to discover which authors we'll talk about and which of their books we'll be sure to share with you!
January 9 - 11: Doreen Cronin
Spotlight Book: Boom Snot Twitty
January 16 - 18: Anna Dewdney
Spotlight Book: Llama Llama Red Pajama
January 23 - 25: Kevin Henkes
Spotlight Book: My Garden
January 30 - February 1: Laura Numeroff
Spotlight Book: If You Give A Moose A Muffin
Febrauary 6 - 8: Karma Wilson
Spotlight Book: Sakes Alive! A Cattle Drive
February 13 - 15: Jon Scieszka
Spotlight Book: The Stinky Cheese Man And Other Fairly Stupid Tales
* Topics are subject to change