Looking to get your child interested in reading?
Taking your child to story time can help foster a love of reading and learning. Also, it’s a great opportunity for social interaction.
Here is a listing of ongoing story times in Fargo!
Story times in Fargo & Moorhead*
*Note: Story times are subject to cancellation or moving to a virtual format. Please check each organization’s website to ensure the most accurate information.
Fargo Public Library
Story time sessions are offered during Fall & Spring. Pre-registration may be required. If virutal, story time participants will receive an email with details on how to long into the session. These sessions are open to children ages 2 – 6. And see the story time page for more information.
Baby Rhyme Time is held both virtually 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, and in-person (at the James Carlson Library) on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m., twice a month. Baby Rhyme Time is for babies birth to 18 months. Children and caregivers will sing songs, explore short books, rhythms, and rhymes. Pre-registration is required for the online events.
Contact the Fargo Public Library Children Services Department for additional information.
West Fargo Public Library
Early Literacy Story time is held Wednesdays from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. These sessions are for kids ages 3 – 5 and focus on language development, social skills, vocabulary, and creativity. In addition, children can gain early literacy skills through reading, talking, singing, writing, creating, and playing. And also creating an interest in independent learning and reading for kids.
Baby Boost Story time is for children age 2 and younger. Each Friday from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., these story times provide an opportunity for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to interact together. In addition, helping foster emotional connections as they develop language and social skills. And creating positive connections with literacy, learning, and reading.
Story time in Moorhead features songs, poems, and a different theme each week. Children of all ages are welcome at these in-person events. And story time takes place Tuesdays from 6:30 – 7:00 p.m., Thursdays from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m., and the second Saturday of each month from 11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
For more things to do, check out:
- Fun Activities for Kids & Teens at Our Local Libraries
- Indoor Play Spots in Fargo-Moorhead
- 12 Fun Indoor Spots for Toddlers in Fargo-Moorhead