Tuesdays are time for special story times

Kids readingThe McLoud Public Library welcomes families with young children for a morning of literacy and learning at its story times, taking place on four Thursdays during July.

Dates, times and themes for the activities are:

July 9Toys and Tots Play Story Time, a new offering for preschool children featuring fun and educational toys used during family play time;

July 16Healthy Kids Preschool Story Time, an interactive event focused on helping families make healthy choices in their meals and activities. This program is made possible by funding from the Oklahoma Department of Libraries through a federal grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and advance registration is required.

July 23Stress Relief Story Time, led by Child Development Specialist Angie Porter, a certified massage instructor, provides calming activities that promote literacy;

July 30Preschool Story Time, with stories, rhymes and more activities for youngsters age 5 and under and their caregivers;