Storytime

Join us for fun storytimes and activities both in person and virtual; or check out a themed kit with everything you need to do storytime at home.

Summer Storybook Walk

A Storybook Walk is an outdoor reading and walking experience of a children’s book or poem with the “pages” placed in different areas along a walking path.

During the month of July, families are invited to stroll through downtown Grants Pass and Cave Junction at their own pace to read the featured story. Each “page” directs participants to the next location. This summer features the poem“I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” by William Wordsworth and photography from local photographers.

William Wordsworth line drawing

Storytime in a Bag

Try storytime at home with a thematic kit prepared for you by our librarians.

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Bilingual Storytime

Children and their families are invited to join us for a storytime and a craft in Spanish and English. After storytime, participants will make a craft inspired by the stories they heard.

Saturday, June 11 | 2:30–3:30 pm
Art is Everywhere

Registration is not required.

Sprout a Reader

Children ages birth to five and their caregivers are invited to learn how to give a great storytime from home during the Sprout a Reader program from 10:30–11 am on Thursdays at the Grants Pass branch.

Registration is not required.

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K9 Reading Buddies

Stop by the children’s library from 3–4 pm on Tuesdays at the Grants Pass branch for K9 Reading Buddies. During this program, trained therapy dogs provide a non-intimidating environment for children to learn to read out loud. Young readers have the opportunity to explore language and books during this special storytime.

Registration is not required.

Williams Weekly Storytime

Families are invited to visit the Williams branch of Josephine Community Library District every Friday from 11 am–12 pm for a weekly themed storytime and craft session in a safe and fun environment.

To learn more and view storytime themes visit the calendar. Registration is not required.