Storytimes in Tulsa

It's never too early to start fostering your child's love of books.

Tulsa is full of fun storytime opportunities to enjoy with your child. See a schedule below. We update the list monthly. ​​​​​​

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may

Weekly Storytimes

Tulsa City-County Library is gearing up for the 2022 Summer Reading Program, so many of their usual storytimes are on hiatus in May. 

Storytime at Eleanor’s Bookshop

  • When: Daily (excluding Mondays) at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Eleanor’s Bookshop, 1102 S. Lewis Ave. Suite D

Story Time at Tulsa Zoo

  • When: Wednesdays, 10 a.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E. 36th St. N. (Cox Nature Exchange)

Storytime in the Gardens

  • When: Thursdays, 10-10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Philbrook Museum, 2727 S. Rockford Rd.

Storytime at the Reading Tree

  • When: Thursdays, 4 p.m.
  • Where: Gathering Place, 2600 S. Riverside Dr.

Additional Storytimes

Floyd Cooper Day Special Storytime Featuring Authors Traci Sorell

  • May 6, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • Saturday, May 14, 12:30-1 p.m.
  • Nathan Hale Library, 6038 E. 23rd St.

june

Weekly Storytimes

Monday

  • 10-10:20 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies at Hardesty Library
  • 10:30-10:55 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool at Broken Arrow Library
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. Themed Storytimes at Judy Z. Kishner Library
  • 11-11:30 a.m. (June 6, 20, 27) Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Bixby Library
  • 6-6:30 p.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Central Library

Tuesday

  • 10-10:20 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies at Hardesty Library
  • 10-10:30 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Central Library
  • 10-10:30 a.m. (June 14, 21, 28) Build A Reader Storytime at Jenks Library
  • 10-10:30 a.m. (June 14, 28) Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool at Schusterman-Benson Library
  • 10:15-10:35 a.m. (June 14, 21) Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers at Brookside Library
  • 10:30-10:50 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers at Broken Arrow Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Broken Arrow Library/South
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader: Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües at Maxwell Park Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family – Storytime in the Park at Redbud Festival Park, Owasso
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. (June 7, 21, 28) Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Charles Page Library
  • 11-11:20 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers at Broken Arrow Library
  • 11-11:20 a.m. (June 21, 28) Build A Reader Storytime: Toddlers at Hardesty Library
  • 11-11:30 a.m. Build A Reader: Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües at Martin Regional Library
  • 4-4:30 p.m. (June 7, 14, 21) Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Nathan Hale Library

Wednesday

  • 10-10:20 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Toddlers at Hardesty Library
  • 10-10:25 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers at Schusterman-Benson Library
  • 10:15-10:45 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool at Brookside Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers at Central Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Collinsville Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Glenpool Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Helmerich Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. (June 8, 15) Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Rudisill Regional Library
  • 10:30-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Zarrow Regional Library
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. (June 8, 14, 22, 29) Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Judy Z. Kishner Library
  • 11-11:30 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool at Hardesty Library

Thursday

  • 10-11 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Pratt Library
  • 11-11:30 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Herman and Kate Kaiser Library
  • 11-11:30 a.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Bilingual Baby/Cuentos Bilingües Para Bebés at Martin Regional Library
  • 6:30-6:50 p.m. Build A Reader Storytime: Family at Hardesty Library
  • 6:45-7:20 p.m. Build A Reader Storytime:  Family at Skiatook Library

Storytime at Eleanor’s Bookshop

  • When: Daily (excluding Mondays) at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Eleanor’s Bookshop, 1102 S. Lewis Ave. Suite D

Story Time at Tulsa Zoo

  • When: Wednesdays, 10 a.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E. 36th St. N. (Cox Nature Exchange)

Storytime in the Gardens

  • When: Thursdays, 10-10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Philbrook Museum, 2727 S. Rockford Rd.

Storytime at the Reading Tree

  • When: Thursdays, 4 p.m.
  • Where: Gathering Place, 2600 S. Riverside Dr.

Additional Storytimes

Storytime in the Park: The Que Pastas – Karate Dance Party

  • Thursday, June 2 ● 10-11 a.m.
    LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at RiverParks, 41 st and Riverside

Oklahoma Aquarium Storytime

  • Tuesday, June 7 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • LOCATION: Oklahoma Aquarium, 300 Aquarium Drive, Jenks

Storytime in the Park: Music With Steve Weeks

  • Thursday, June 9 ● 10-11 a.m.
  • LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at RiverParks, 41 st and Riverside

Build A Reader Storytime: Family – Saturday Edition!

  • Saturday, June 11 ● 12:30-1 p.m.
  • LOCATION: Nathan Hale Library, 6038 E. 23rd St.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • Tuesday, June 14 ● 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • LOCATION: Charles Page Triangle Park, 4 E. Broadway St.

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