GPLD CONNECTS STORYTIME
Miss Sandy is going to read “My Birthday Cake,” and she has a fun activity, too! Check the comments for downloadable pages you can use for at-home fun.
Tiny T. Rex wants to help his friend feel better. But he has tiny arms, so a hug seems impossible. Enjoy listening to “Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug” by Jonathan Stutzman.
When Tanisha spills grape juice all over her new dress, her classmate wants to make her feel better, and asks: What does it mean to be kind? Enjoy listening to the story “Be Kind” by Pat Zietlow Miller.
In “Too Many Toys” by David Shannon let’s discover how Spencer figures out how to clean up his toy collection – which has grown far too large!
Have you ever dreamed of being locked in a department store at night? In the classic book “Corduroy” by Don Freeman, a teddy bear in search of a permanent home goes on an after-hours trip in his department store.
Let's sit back and enjoy listening to author Sarah Weeks as she reads her book “Mac and Cheese,” about two cats — Mac, who likes everything, and Cheese, who likes nothing... except Mac!
When Little Critter's skateboard breaks, he has learns to save his money for a new one in “Little Critter - Just Saving My Money” by Mercer Mayer.
Let’s listen to author Aaron Blabey read his book “Thelma the Unicorn,” which is about learning to love who you are... even if you don't have sparkles.
When a lightning bolt hits the police lab, a new superhero emerges... the fastest man alive! Let’s listen to “I Am The Flash” by John Sazaklis.
Little Critter gets to go to visit his grandparents, and enter a pie in a contest! Enjoy this read-aloud of “Little Critter - Grandma, Grandpa and Me” by Mercer Mayer.
Enjoy this origin story of a superhero favorite as we listen to “I Am Wonder Woman” by Erin K. Stein.
Miss Sarah has a fun story for us today. She’ll use puppets to tell the tale of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears.” We hope you can join us!
When the chef at the fundraiser can't keep up with the line for pancakes, George takes charge... and that's where things get interesting! Let’s enjoy listening to “Curious George Makes Pancakes.”
Join us as Miss Sandy reads "By the Light of the Moon," a lovely tale about forest creatures getting ready for bed.
Pete the Cat and his friend duck have made 10 cupcakes. But they are disappearing! Who could be eating them? Join us for storytime to find out!
We hope you can join us - Miss Sandy has a fun story to share!
Let’s enjoy a read-aloud of “Fox The Tiger” by Corey R. Tabor. Fox, Turtle and Rabbit have fun pretending. But it's always good to be yourself!
Joey has a rather odd best friend... he's an ant! In this story, “The Adventures of Andy Ant: Lawn Mower on the Loose” by Gerald D. O'Nan, they both learn about responsibility and doing the right thing.
We'll listen to a fun story by Dr. Seuss, “I Can Read With My Eyes Shut,” that’s about reading and learning!
Enjoy listening to “The Pied Piper of Hamelin,” a story about a piper who offers to help a city get rid of its rats.
Miss Sandy and her friends are back with a new story for us! Let’s get comfy with our favorite blanket and enjoy “Dinosaur’s Binket” by Sandra Boynton.
What do you want to be when you grow up? What do you think you will be? Baby bunny knows what he wants to be! Enjoy listening to “The Bunny Book” by Patricia Scarry.
Let's start our week with Miss Sandy, who has the perfect story for us: “Hey! Wake Up!” By Sandra Boynton.
This Eric Carle Storytime features “The Very Lonely Firefly,” a book about a firefly in search of friends who also light up the night!
Let’s sit back and listen to “Duck in the Truck” by Jez Alborough.
Miss Ginny has a fun story about birthdays! That’s something we all share. Please join us!
Will Neo ever find her Cat? Let's listen to “Where’s That Cat?” and find out.
We’ll listen to a retelling of the classic tale, “Rip Van Winkle,” adapted for kids.
Miss Sandy is going to read “Pajama Time” by Sandra Boynton. You may need an encore performance before bedtime tonight!
Let’s listen to “Little Cloud” by Eric Carle, a book about a cloud who loves to daydream, make-believe, and clown around!
Join us to sing songs and enjoy the story “Escargot” by Dashka Slater.
We’ll listen to “Fiddler, From the Land of Barely There” by Stephen Cosgrove.
We’ll listen to “Is This The House of Mistress Mouse?” by Richard Scarry.
Let’s join Miss Sandy to listen to “Birthday Monsters!” by Sandra Boynton.
Join Miss Sarah for The Gunniwolf Story!
Let’s enjoy listening to “Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me” by Eric Carle, a magical book full of surprises!
Settle in and listen to “The Berenstain Bears and the Missing Dinosaur Bone.”
Let’s join Miss Sarah for the story of Mr. Wiggle and Mr. Waggle. Get your thumbs ready!
Join us as Miss Kathryn reads “Dinosaur vs. the Potty” by Bob Shea.
Join us as Miss Sarah reads “Roosters Off to See the World,” by Eric Carle.
Enjoy a “Word on Birds” read-aloud and activity with author Kelly Polark.
We’ll get comfortable while listening to “Teach Us, Amelia Bedelia” by Peggy Parish.
Sit back and listen to “Ready, Set, Sail,” by author Meg Fleming.
Did you know “Dragons Love Tacos?” Enjoy listening to this book by Adam Rubin.
Join us to hear Miss Sandy read “Horns to Toes and In Between” by Sandra Boynton.
Let’s gather around as Miss Kathryn reads “15 Animals” by Sandra Boynton.
Let’s enjoy listening to “The Poky Little Puppy” by Jannette Sebring Lowrey (read by Will Sarris).
Miss Ginny needs your help to tell a story. Please join us to participate in the tale “Three Billy Goats Gruff.”
Enjoy listening to “Love, Sophia on the Moon” read by the author Anica Mrose Rissi.
Olivia loves to dress up, sing, dance, and even paint – let’s enjoy the story “Olivia” by Ian Falconer.
Gather round to listen as Miss Ginny reads “Chicks and Salsa.”
Let’s listen to “Rita and Ralph's Rotten Day” by Carmen Agra Deedy. Courtesy of Scholastic.
Let’s listen to Beth Ferry read “The Bold Brave Bunny.”
We’ll join Emily Arrow to sing along to some Disney songs from “The Lion King” and read “Explorers of the Wild” by Cale Atkinson.
There’s an alligator search in the swamp – what else will we see? We’ll join HarperKids to find out more as we enjoy listening to "Gator, Gator, Gator!" by Daniel Bernstrom.
Let’s join New York Times-bestselling author/illustrator Kevin Henkes as he reads and draws from his book “Waiting,” featuring a cast of toys waiting for something special to happen outside their window.
Let’s join an interactive storytime for the book “Bark, George” by Jules Feiffer!
Good morning! Let’s start our day by listening to “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle.
Good morning – it’s a great time to join author Kim Crockett-Corson as she reads aloud from her book, “My Good Morning.”
Let’s enjoy a readalong, monster drawing, and more with author Tammi Sauer, who will read her book “Mostly Monsterly” (with permission from Simon & Schuster).
Join us to listen as Miss Sandy, and a few of her friends, read “Moo, Baa, La, La, La” by Sandra Boyton.
Good morning! Let’s start the week by listening to our Miss Kathryn read "Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs" by Sandra Boynton.
Let’s tune in to The Aaron Reynolds Stay-At-Home Show, where Aaron will read his book “Creepy Carrots” and keeps us entertained.
Time for fun: let’s listen to the tongue-twisting fun of “Fox in Socks” by Dr. Seuss (read by Will Sarris). Want more? Listen to a rap version by Wes Tank!
Watch and listen as Aron Nels Steinke reads the award-winning children’s book “The Zoo Box” that he co-authored.
Have you ever been part of a Soup Opera? Now’s your chance; join Jim Gill to read-along and sing-along to his book "A Soup Opera."
Good morning! Join us as author Christie Matheson reads from her interactive picture book, “Plant the Tiny Seed.”
Good morning! Have a seat and enjoy listening to “I’ll Love You Til the Cows Come Home” by Kathryn Cristaldi.
Find out where the elephants are going as Caldecott Medalist and New York Times-bestselling author/illustrator Kevin Henkes reads and draws from his children’s book “A Parade of Elephants.” Join us as five colorful elephants march up and down, over and under, through and around!
Join us as Miss Kathryn reads “Blue Hat, Green Hat (the Oops Book)” by Sandra Boynton.
Bestselling author Jill Twiss reads from her picture book, The Someone New, illustrated by EG Keller. Jitterbug the chipmunk and her friends wonder... is kindness stronger than fear?
Good morning! Let’s relax and enjoy “Clark the Shark - Too Many Treats” by Bruce Hale.
Good morning! Join us to listen to “A Little Oven" by Eleanor Estes (Read by Will Sarris).
Need a good bedtime story? Let Dolly Parton bring your day to a close with "The Little Engine That Could." Sweet dreams!
We’ll get comfortable and listen to “The King of Kindergarten” read by author by Derrick Barnes.
Good morning! Let’s gather and enjoy the mermaid tale “Pearl” by Molly Idle.
Join Atlantic White Shark Conservancy to listen to “Nicole The Surf Is My Turf,” followed by a sing-a-long!
Debbie Ridpath Ohi reads “Where Are My Books?” courtesy of Simon & Schuster. She’ll also show us how to draw squirrels, and perform some music!
Welcome! Harvey's Tales bookstore and Houghton Mifflin Publishers present local author Tom Lichtenheld reading from his new book "When My Brother Gets Home."
Good morning! Start your day with a read-aloud from children's author Melinda Long, who is reading from her award-winning book, "Pirates Don't Change Diapers." Thanks to publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for this storytime opportunity!
Enjoy a read-aloud with children's author Melinda Long, who is reading from her award-winning book, "How I Became a Pirate." Thanks to publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for this storytime opportunity!