It is never too early to start reading to your child!  Delta County Libraries is committed to strengthening children’s literacy through library services and community advocacy.  Our Storytimes introduce children to the joy of reading through stories, activities, movement, music, and play. Children, ages 0-5, and their caretakers are invited to join us for weekly Storytimes in every library community.

CEDAREDGE

Cedaredge Library
Every Thursday
at 10:30am

(970) 399-7674

CRAWFORD

Crawford Library
Every Tuesday
at 10:30am

(970) 399-7783

DELTA

Delta Library
Every Wednesday
at 10:30am

(970) 874-9630

HOTCHKISS

Hotchkiss Library
Every Wednesday
at 10:30am

(970) 399-7781

PAONIA

Paonia Library
Every Thursday
at 10:30am

(970) 399-7881

Reading aloud to your child is one of the most important things you can do to help them develop the skills needed to read and write.

Tips for Getting Started

Choose a book that is appropriate for your child's age and development

Read with energy and enthusiasm

Sing songs and tell nursery rhymes

Make sure your child can see and touch the book

Allow your child to touch and explore

Take books with you wherever you go

Ask questions, point to words and pictures, and talk about the story

Ask a librarian for more suggestions

Storytime is one of our most popular programs. Children, ages 0-5, and their caretakers are invited to join us for stories, fun activities, songs, movement, and more!