Daughter and dadThe McLoud Public Library welcomes families with young children for a morning of literacy and learning at its story times, taking place on each Tuesday morning during August.

Dates, times and themes for the activities are:

Aug. 6 and Aug. 20 – Preschool Story Time: A Great Space Adventure, with themed stories, rhymes and more activities for youngsters age 5 and under and their caregivers;

Aug. 13 – Toys and Tots Play Story Time, a new offering for preschool children featuring fun and educational toys used during family play time;

Aug. 27 – Stress Relief Story Time, led by Child Development Specialist Angie Porter, a certified massage instructor, provides calming activities that promote literacy;

No advance registration is required for any of the events.