Feb 232018


Registration is now open for our Spring 2018 storytime sessions! This Spring’s storytime session  runs from March 19 – May 5.  Warren residents will be accepted first.

This Spring we will have:

  • Baby Lapsit for children up to 12 months (with parent or caregiver). Designed for the youngest library users and their parents or caregivers, BabyLapsit includes singing, clapping, bouncing, listening to rhymes and stories, and a time to play.
    • Miller Branch Library on Wednesdays at 2 pm. To register, call 586.751.5377.
  • Book Tots for children 1 to 2 ½ years (with parent or caregiver) is a short storytime  for the very young toddler, and includes stories, rhymes, songs, and a time to play.
    • Miller Branch Library on Thursdays at 6:30 pm or Fridays at 10 am.To register, call 586.751.5377.
  • Toddler Time for children 2 to 3 years (with parent or caregiver) includes stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft.
    • Civic Center Library on Tuesdays at 6:30 pm, Thursdays at 9:30 am, or Thursdays at 11 am. To register, call 586.751.0770.
  • Preschool Storyhour for children 3½ to 5 years, is designed for independent listeners. Stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft will be included.
    • Civic Center Library on Tuesdays at 10 am, Tuesdays at 11 am, or Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. To register, call 586.751.0770.
  • Family Storytime is a storytime the entire family can enjpy. Includes storytelling, story reading, songs, activities, and a craft.
    • Busch Branch Library on Saturdays at 10:30 am. To register, call 586.353.0580.

We hope to see you there!

Mar 032018

Join us as we celebrate March is Reading Month featuring this year’s Ready to Read Michigan book, I Got the Rhythm!

Tuesday, March 6, 10:30 am, Civic Center Library

Children ages birth through five can join us for a special musical storytime featuring the picture book I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison. Children will hear stories, sing songs, and play instruments, and make a craft.

Register here or by calling 586.751.0770.

Tuesday, March 6, 6:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Join us and renowned special guest, Beverly Meyer, The Music Lady, for a special reading of Connie Schofield-Morrison’s book I Got the Rhythm. On a simple trip to the park, the joy of music overtakes a mother and daughter. They hear a rhythm coming from the world around and can’t help but break into song and dance. We’ll have our very own dance party here at the library, too!

Registration by calling 586.758.2115 to reserve your spot on the dance floor.

Saturday, March 10, 10:30 am, Dorothy Busch Branch

Please join us for a special reading of I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison along with special activities and a craft.

Register here or by calling 586.353.0580.

These events are sponsored by The Library of Michigan’s Ready to Read Michigan program.

Jan 122018

Tuesday, January 16, 6:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Today is Appreciate a Dragon Day! In honor of these giant, scaled, flying lizards, we will read some dragon tales, take part in some dragon activities (sorry, NO fire-breathing!), and make a special dragon craft. Registration is required so please call 586-758-2115 beginning January 3.

Please call 586-758-2115 to register.

Nov 172017

We’d like to thank the following sponsors who made our recent Prime Time Family Reading Time program a success:


Prime Time Family Reading Time in Warren is also  funded in part by Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.