Storytimes

Children’s Librarians present engaging stories, songs, music and a variety of activities. Storytimes may range in structure to accommodate various early childhood literacy needs.

Please review the program descriptions to find the best-suited Stortyime for your family’s needs.

Not all storytimes include music or activities.

See the schedule by county and by branch, below:

EFFINGHAM COUNTY
Read, Sing, Play
Babies and early walkers enjoy stories, bounces, songs, and tickles, followed by age-appropriate sensory free play.
Ages 0-2.
Rincon Library, 826-2222
Mondays 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Springfield Library, 754-3003
Tuesdays 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Storytime
Children’s librarians present stories, songs, music, and a variety of activities. Ages 2-4.
Rincon Library, 826-2222
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

​Springfield Library, 754-3003
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.​

LIBERTY COUNTY
Storytime
Hinesville Library, 912-368-4003
Tuesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Midway-Riceboro Library, 912-884-5742
Thursdays 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CHATHAM COUNTY
Eastside Library Branches
Storytime
Stories, songs, music and a variety of activities. Ages 0 to 5.
Thunderbolt Library, 912-354-5864
Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Tybee Library, 912-786-7733
Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Islands Library, 912-897-6233
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Infant Storytime
A special storytime especially for babies ages 0 to 18 months.
Islands Library, 912-897-6233
Tuesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Downtown Library Branches
Storytime
This program features stories and a simple art activity for ages 3 to 5.
Bull Street Library, 912-652-3600
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

W. W. Law Library, 236-8040
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Read, Sing, Play
Babies, birth – 2 yrs.
Bull Street Library, 912-652-3600
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Southside Library Branches
Story time
Oglethorpe Mall Library, 912-925-5432
Mondays 11:00 a.m.- 11:30 p.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 912-925-8305
Tuesdays, 10:30 AM Ages 0-2
Thursdays, 10:30 AM, Ages 3-5

Music and Movement
Oglethorpe Mall Library, 912-925-5432
Tuesdays 11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Thursdays 11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 912-925-8305
Wednesdays, 10:30, Ages 0-5

Westside Library Branches
Baby Playdate
Join other babies and caregivers for our weekly sensory play drop in program. With plenty of stimulating toys and activities for babies and toddlers, and good conversation for caregivers, everyone’s sure to find something they love to do at the Baby Play Date! Ages 0 to 3
Garden City Library, 912-629-5070
Tuesdays 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Sleepytime Storytime
Wear your pajamas and bring your blankie for this special evening storytime. Ages 3 and Up.
Garden City Library, 912-629-5070
Tuesdays 6:30 p.m.

Storytime
Garden City Library, 912-629-5070
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Forest City Library, 912-238-0614
Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ages 4 & Up.

Garden City Library, 912-629-5070
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Ages 3 to 5.

Pooler Library, 912-748-0471
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Ages 0 to 5.

Pooler Library, 912-748-0471
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Ages 0 to 5.

Port City Library, 912-964-8013
Tuesdays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Ages 0 to 5.