Storytimes_GreenBookEnjoy Storytime On the Go with Washington County librarians! Let’s foster early literacy by talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing together. 

You can watch storytimes on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.! 

Storytime on the Go! in Washington County

Hardwood Creek Library

Lake Elmo Library

R.H. Stafford Library

Oakdale and Valley Library

Storytimes at our LibrariesStorytimes_BlueBook

In response to COVID-19, Washington County Library buildings are temporarily closed to the public. We will update our events schedule when our branches reopen.

In the meantime, enjoy Storytimes on the Go here on our website, or on our Facebook page every day at 10:30 a.m.

Storytime themes include:

  • Baby Storytime: For children up to 24 months and their caregivers. Enjoy rhymes, songs, toys, and books.
  • Family Storytime: For children of all ages and their families.
  • Preschool Storytime: For children preschool through kindergarten age and their caregivers. Siblings welcome. Stories, songs, finger plays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills.
  • Super Storytime: For children preschool through kindergarten age; stories and a craft activity.
  • Toddler Storytime: For children 2 and 3 years old.

Storytime Songs

Other Online Resources

  • Brightly Storytime – A video collection of full-length picture books read aloud.
  • Storyline Online – Videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creative illustrations. 
  • Story Time From Space – Videos of astronauts read children’s books from the International Space Station! 
  • KidLit TV Read Out Loud – KitLitTV features a range of shows including storytimes, drawing lessons, interviews and more.