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. ​​​​​​

december

STORYTIME AT ELEANOR’S BOOKSHOP

Eleanor’s Bookshop is now hosting a daily storytime at 11:30 a.m.! (Please note: Eleanor’s Bookshop is closed on Mondays.)

STORYTIME IN THE GARDEN

Philbrook hosts a Storytime in the Garden on Thursdays at 10 a.m. This event is geared towards kids 10 and under.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Wednesdays, Dec. 1, 8, 15 ● 10-10:30 a.m. ; Tuesdays, Dec. 7, 14 ● 10-10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Owasso Library, 103 W. Broadway St., Owasso

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool

  • When: Wednesdays, Dec. 1, 8, 15 ● 10:15-10:45 a.m.
  • Where: Brookside Library, 1207 E. 45th Pl.

The best in children’s literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. Attendance is limited to 25.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: December 1, 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Rudisill Regional Library, 1520 N. Hartford Rd.

Bring the whole family for this 0-5 family storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children. Attendance is limited. Registration is required. Register at www.tulsalibrary.org/events or call 918-549-7323. 

Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers 

  • When: Wednesdays, Dec. 1, 8 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Wednesdays, Dec. 1, 8, 15 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Glenpool Library, 730 E. 141st St., Glenpool

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family 

  • When: Thursdays, Dec. 2, 9, 16 ● 11-11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Herman and Kate Kaiser Library, 5202 S. Hudson Ave.

Join Miss Sarah as we read books, sing songs and learn about fun early literacy activities to try at home! For ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Build A Reader Storytime: Bilingual/Cuentos Bilingües

  • When: Thursday, Dec. 2 ● 11-11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Martin Regional Library, 2601 S. Garnett Rd.

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. / Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español. Ven y disfruta de un momento con la Srta. Emily, vamos a leer cuentos, cantar rimas y canciones que ayudan a tu niño a aprender de una manera divertida. 

Build A Reader Storytime: Family – Holiday Pajama Storytime!

  • When: Monday, Dec. 6 ● 6-6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that will aid in developing your child’s early literacy skills. Children may wear holiday pajamas or bring their favorite stuffed animal to this winter-themed storytime!

Build A Reader Storytime: Family – Early Edition!

  • When: Tuesdays, Dec. 7, 14 ● 9:30-10 a.m.
  • Where: Schusterman-Benson Library, 3333 E. 32nd Pl.

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Tuesday, Dec. 7 ● 10:30-11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 13 ● 6-6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Bilingual/Cuentos Bilingües

  • When: Tuesdays, Dec. 7, 14 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Maxwell Park Library, 1313 N. Canton Ave.

Join us on the patio for stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. / Acompáñenos en el patio para cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Tuesdays, Dec. 7, 14 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Library/South, 3600 S. Chestnut Ave., Broken Arrow

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Wednesday, Dec. 8 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Collinsville Public Library, 1223 W. Main St., Collinsville

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Christmas with Cass – Holiday Storytime and Sing-along

  • When: December 9, 10-11 a.m.
  • Where: Hicks Park Community Center, 3443 S. Mingo Rd.

Children up to four years old are invited to enjoy stories and sounds of the season with Hicks’ recreation coordinator, Cass Meador for a holiday-themed storytime, followed by a sing-along with some of our favorite holiday songs.

Build A Reader Storytime: Babies & Toddlers

  • When: Saturdays, Dec. 11, 18 ● 1-2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 18 ● 1-2 p.m.
  • Where: Suburban Acres Library, 4606 N. Garrison Ave.

Ready, Set, READ! This beginning storytime with Ms. Tiffany will focus on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

  • When: Wednesday, Dec. 15 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Helmerich Library, 5131 E. 91st St.

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Build A Reader Storytime: Preschool

  • When: Monday, Dec. 20 ● 10:30-10:55 a.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Library, 300 W. Broadway Ave., Broken Arrow

The best in children’s literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler.


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