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Storytimes

virtual storytimeThe Athens Regional Library System hosts a wide range of virtual storytimes and programs for children ages birth to 11. Please check out our calendar below for specific dates and times for each event. Visit your branch's children's page for e-books, resources & much more. 

Join children's librarians from around the region as we share songs, rhymes and read alouds on Facebook!  Families can participate in virtual storytimes for various ages every weekday, Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. 

Infant Storytime

infant storytimeA 20-30 minute lapsit storytime for infants birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs and simple books with your babies as they sit in your lap.

Toddler/Preschool Storytime

toddler storytimeStory program for children ages 18 months to 5 years old and their caregiver. A Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy and preschool activities.

Afternoon Virtual Programs

craftsJoin us on Facebook at 3:00 p.m. on designated days for exciting thematic events, including seasonal, STEM, art, and early literacy activities.