300 W. Merrill St. Birmingham, MI 48009 | (248) 647-1700

Story Times

NEW Viewing Option!

  • Tuesdays @ 10:00am via Zoom: Wiggle & Rhyme with Miss Stephanie, register here to receive the link.

We are excited to offer virtual story times that you can stream any time. Scroll down to view the current story times. 

  • Mondays: Sing & Sign with Miss Donna
  • Tuesdays: Wiggle & Rhyme with Miss Stephanie
  • Wednesdays: Syntha’s Stories with Miss Syntha
  • Fridays: Fun-tastic Fridays with Miss Caroline

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300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009

Library Hours

Monday to Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday
9:30 am - 5:30pm
Sunday
12:00 - 5:00pm

Virtual Story Times

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SING & SIGN

WITH MISS DONNA 

Best for children 18 months to 4 years old

Miss Donna will sing songs and teach you signs to go along with each song. Check back each Monday for a new video.

Sing and Sign: Jump Up and Down from Baldwin Public Library on Vimeo.

Use your Baldwin Library card to learn American Sign Language with Mango Languages. Another good source for adults wanting to learn words in sign to use with their babies & toddlers is babysignlanguage.com.

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WIGGLE & RHYME

WITH MISS STEPHANIE

Best for children 6 months to 2 years old

Miss Stephanie will present a series of songs, bounces, rhymes, and lullabies for you and your child. Check back each Tuesday for a new video.

Wiggle and Rhyme: Five Little Pumpkins from Baldwin Public Library on Vimeo.

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SYNTHA’S STORIES

WITH MISS SYNTHA 

Best for children 3 to 5 years old

Miss Syntha will read a picture book from her personal collection and share a song or activity that you can sing or do at home afterwards. Check back each Wednesday for a new video.

Syntha’s “Not So Spooky” Stories: Skulls! from Baldwin Public Library on Vimeo.

Here are instructions for using Hoopla, if you’ve never used it before.

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The shoulder bone’s connected to the neck bone … sing along while reading Dem Bones by Bob Barner. Learn more about your bones in All About Your Bones by Anna Malaspina. Get up and get moving to the song Shake Your Bones on Disney’s Halloween Songs & Sounds.

Previous story times:

 

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FUN-TASTIC FRIDAYS!

WITH MISS CAROLINE

Best for children 3 to 5 years old

Miss Caroline will sing songs, share  TumbleBooks stories, and lots of movement activities. Check back each Friday for a new video.

Fun-tastic Fridays: Sing It! from Baldwin Public Library on Vimeo.

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BEDTIME TALES

WITH MISS CATHY 

Don’t forget to wear your pajamas for this virtual edition of our evening family story time.

Make sure to register each month to reserve your craft kit.

Story Times

JUST ME 

3 ½ TO 5 YEARS OLD

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes. 

FULL STEAM AHEAD

3 ½ TO 5 YEARS OLD

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.

SENSORY STORY TIME

BEST FOR TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS.

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.

BABYTIME

BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS OLD

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.

MOTHER GOOSE

1 ½ TO 2 ½ YEARS OLD

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.

SING & TELL

2 ½ TO 3 ½ YEARS OLD

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes. 

Family Story Times
@ The Museum

THURSDAYS FROM 6:30 TO 7:00 P.M.

Join us for cozy stories, songs, and activities by the fireplace at the Birmingham Museum. Admission to the story time is free. Parking is available at the Chester Street Parking Structure.

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.


Bedtime Tales

WEDNESDAYS FROM 6:30 TO 7:15 P.M.

Children are invited to wear their pajamas and bring a favorite stuffed animal for these special evening family story times.

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.


Saturdays @ The Library

SATURDAYS AT 11:00 A.M.

Spend your Saturday mornings at the Library with books, music, crafts, and more during these weekend family story times.

Currently on hiatus. See above for virtual storytimes.

 

Free Parking in Chester Street Deck through December 31

Metered street parking around Library

Free Parking on Sundays

 

248-554-4650

300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009

Library Hours

Monday to Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm

Friday & Saturday
9:30 am - 5:30pm

Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Library Closed

November 25, 2020 – Closing at 5:30 pm
November 26, 2020 – Thanksgiving Day

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