Storytime promotes the joy of reading, and helps to develop early literacy skills.
  • Demonstrates that books and reading are fun
  • Develops listening and pre-reading skills
  • Increases vocabulary
  • Provides socialization with other children
  • Provides a bonding activity between children and adults.
The Menlo Park Main Library offers storytimes for various age groups in monthly, by-registration sessions. Please select the session appropriate for your child's age, and click on the link for more information and to register for the upcoming month. If you are looking for a drop-in storytime, please attend our Tuesday evening Family Storytime!

Main Library - October-November 2019 schedule

Day Time
Monday 10:15 a.m.   
Just for Ones (12-24 months) - 
Register online
Monday 11:15 a.m. Just for Twos (24-36 months) - Register online
Tuesday 7 p.m. Family Storytime (all ages) - Drop-in
In the Children's Room
10:15 a.m.
Just for Threes Storytime (36-48 months) - Register online

10:15 a.m.

Just for Ones (12-24 months) - 
Register online
Thursday   11:15 a.m.  Preschool Storytime (3-5 years) - Register online
Friday 10:15 a.m. Baby Lap-sit (0-12 months) - Register online

Belle Haven Branch - September-November 2019 schedule

Day Time
Friday 10:15 a.m. Family storytime (all ages) - Drop-in