Northeast Ohio Storytimes & Activities

Northeast Ohio Storytimes & Activities

Have fun in May with a visit to your local library, museum or area attraction, many of which offer storytimes, crafts, and other fun activities for young children.

PICK-A-DAY

MONDAYS

Baby & Me Story Time. Interactive session using songs, rhymes, puppets and musical instruments. 10 a.m. Wadsworth Public Library, 132 Broad St., wadsworthlibrary.com

Storytime in the Park. Family storytime for preschoolers and younger. 6/13-7/18. Amherst Twp. Park, 44780 Middle Ridge Road, 10:30-11 a.m. amherstpubliclibrary.org

TUESDAYS

Hybrid Little Learners. Caregivers with 4- and 5-year-olds nurture their love of reading through books and activities. 11:30 a.m. Columbia Branch Library, 13824 W. River Road, N. Columbia Station, lorainpubliclibrary.org

Family Storytime. Stories, music and fun for ages 0 to 6. Administrative Center Branch Library, 12701 Ravenwood Dr., Chardon, divi.geaugalibrary.net

Northeast Ohio Parents Event Series: Free, family-friendly entertainment with interactive activities for kids ages 2-9, northeastohioparent.com

Crocker Kids. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Crocker Park, 189 Crocker Park Blvd., Westlake 

May 17: Princess/Superhero Dress-up Party

Pinecrest Play Days. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Park Avenue, Orange Village 

May 31: Dress-Up! Princess/Superhero Day

Fun At First & Main. 10 a.m.-noon, First and Main, Hudson

May 24: Superheroes and Princesses! Oh My!

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

Toddler Storytime. Rhymes, songs and play for children ages 2-3½ with caregiver. 10:15-10:45 a.m. Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, westlakelibrary.org

WEDNESDAYS

Preschool Pals. Books, songs, and more for ages 5 and under. 10:30-11 a.m. Through 5/18. West River Library, 1194 W. River Rd. N., Elyria, elyrialibrary.org

Bedtime Stories for Families. Relaxing stories, songs, stretching and rhymes. 6:30-7:15 p.m. Through 5/18. Firestone Park Branch Library, 1486 Aster Ave, Akron, akronlibrary.org

THURSDAYS

Family Circle Time. Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays during this family circle time. 5-5:30 p.m. South Branch Library, 3096 Scranton Rd., Cleveland, cpl.org

Garden Storytime. Themed stories, songs and rhymes in the garden. 5/5 and 5/19. 9:30-10 a.m. Medina Community Garden, 302 E. Liberty St., Medina, mcdl.info

Family Fun Storytime. Toe-tapping, hand-clapping good time of stories, songs and rhymes. 11:30 a.m.-noon. Euclid Public Library, 631 E. 222nd St., euclidlibrary.org

FRIDAYS

Family Storytime. Stories, songs and more. 10:30 a.m. Through 5/6. Kent Free Library, 312 W. Main St., kentfreelibrary.org

Story Stop. Hear songs, sing songs, and do a little dancing. 10:30-11 a.m. Noble Neighborhood Library, 2800 Noble Road, Cleveland Heights, heightslibrary.org

SATURDAYS

My First Art Class. Parents, come play with your little artists as they draw, paint and sculpt. 1-2 p.m. Through 6/4. Canton Museum of Art, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton, cantonart.org

DAY-BY-DAY

May 6

Cora’s Playroom. A drop-in-style indoor playground for crawlers and toddlers. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Reed Memorial Library, 167 E. Main St., Ravenna, reedlibrary.org

May 10

Storytime Sprouts. Hear stories about rocks, play games, use rocks to make music, and more. 11 a.m.-noon. The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave., SW, Wilmot, wildernesscenter.org

May 21

Adaptive Storytime. Supportive environment for those with autism or sensory integration challenges. 10:30-11 a.m. Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, mcdl.info

May 26

Tales for Tots. Become a nature artist and experiment with colors, hear a story and go on a rainbow hike. 10-11 a.m. Hidden Hollow Camp, 8672 Richman Road, Lodi, medinacountyparks.com

May 31

Art Play Date. Parents, join your little artists (ages 1-4) in this daytime workshop. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Canton Museum of Art, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton, cantonart.org

June 1

Playschool: Musical Sing Alongs. Clapping, dancing and jumping to call-and-response songs. 10-11 a.m. French Creek Reservation, 4530 Colorado Ave., Sheffield Village, loraincountymetroparks.com

June 6

Seiberling Strollers. Music, movement and a stroll through the beautiful gardens. Ages 0-3. 10-11:30 a.m. Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron, stanhywet.org

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