Grow your child's early literacy skills with a fun-filled time of book reading, singing, rhyming, moving, and creating with one of our amazing Program Specialists!
Story Time in the Park will be held every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 AM in alternating parks throughout the county. Story Time in the Park is open to children of all ages.
Families are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy Story Times while observing social distancing guidelines. Listen to several books designed to have fun, strengthen literacy skills and promote health outdoor adventures.
Every child will receive free books and crafts to take home and enjoy.
Story Time in the Park schedule is subject to change and is weather permitting.
Accompanying AdultsThis program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.
Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs. Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Outdoor Events
Masks are strongly encouraged when selecting books and retrieving crafting kits from library staff. Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.
We are using guidelines from the CDC, State of Maryland, and Allegany County Health Department. Even as we follow these guidelines, as a public space and service we cannot guarantee a germ-free environment. Attending an event is your decision based on the needs of you and your family. For patrons not comfortable attending an event, we will be offering virtual programs.