Storytime programs are designed to best serve groups of no more than 20 children. No pre-registration is required, but groups larger than five are requested to call at least two days in advance.

Virtual Storytime
Storytime for ages 2-5!

Lumpkin County Library

Click here to watch our Virtual Storytimes! We will have stories, songs, and a craft. You may download the corresponding craft below or stop by the Library and we will be happy to give you a virtual story craft pack
Barnyard craft pack:
Activity sheet
Piggies in Farmyard coloring
Stick Puppets craft
Animal craft pack:
Activity sheet
Panda coloring
Stand up cat
Water craft pack:
Activity sheet
Sea life coloring
Parrot finger-sitter

Dawson County Library

Click here to watch our Virtual Storytimes! We will have stories, songs, and we’ll show you how to assemble a craft. Stop by the Library and pick up a craft pack (limited availability on craft packs)

Check our calendar for upcoming storytime dates.

Book Babies

White teddy bear, book

Lumpkin County Library

It’s never too early to chew on a good book! Designed for babies from birth to 23 months (along with their parents), this program builds the foundation of early literacy through songs, action rhymes, books, and playtime.

Storytime is a wonderful opportunity for your babies to hear lots of new language and for you to meet other new parents!

We will have structured activity for 15 minutes with playtime afterward.

Check our calendar for upcoming storytime dates.

Building Blocks

Wooden building blocks, alphabet

Dawson County Library
Lumpkin County Library

This program creates the building blocks of early literacy through songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to traditional stories. Building Blocks is designed for children ages 2 to 5 and lasts approximately 45 minutes.

Check our calendar for upcoming storytime dates.

Little Hands Art Class

Child, hands, rainbow paint

Dawson County Library

This program is a great introduction to storytime. We will read a quick story or two, then dive into a toddler friendly craft to do with a caregiver. For children 18 months-5 years old.

Warning: We may give your toddler tempera paint. Please dress accordingly.

Check our calendar for upcoming storytime dates.

Pajama Storytime

Child, pajamas, teddy bear

Dawson County Library
Lumpkin County Library

Put on your snuggliest PJs and join us for storytime fun!

We’ll share stories, sing songs, do a craft, and wear our pajamas, of course. Fun for the whole family and open to all ages!

Check our calendar for upcoming storytime dates.

Contacts

For more information about storytimes and other children’s programs, please contact:

Dawson County Library
Leah Weber
706-344-3690, ext. 24
lweber@chestateelibrary.org

Lumpkin County Library
Andrea Tucker
706-864-3668, ext. 1013
atucker@chestateelibrary.org