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. ​​​​​​

october

STORYTIME AT LAVENDER’S BLEU LITERACY MARKET

Enjoy Storytime at Lavender’s Bleu Literacy Market every Tuesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. through October 16!

STORYTIME AT TULSA ZOO

Enjoy a storytime and meet an animal ambassador every Wednesday at the Tulsa Zoo! Storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the elephant pavilion.

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.

STORYTIME AT GATHERING PLACE

Head to Gathering Place’s Reading Tree every Thursday at 4 p.m. Each week features a new guest reader.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family 

  • Tuesdays, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 ● 10:30-11 a.m. 
  • Thursdays, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 ● 10:30-11 a.m. 

Tune in for this 0-5 storytime and grow that love of reading! Enjoy simple songs and books for little ones and more interactive stories and activities for older children. Join us here: www.facebook.com/tulsalibrary. Can’t make it live? We’ll save all storytime videos on Facebook and TCCL’s YouTube channel for your children to enjoy later! Find them here: www.youtube.com/TulsaLibrary/playlists.

Storytime “Bites” With Miss Dana!

Tuesdays, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 ● 10:15-10:30 a.m. 

No biting, we promise! It’s just a shorter than usual storytime. There will be a book, a song and a finger play! Join us here: www.facebook.com/brooksidelibrary. For infants and preschoolers.

Build A Reader Storytime: One-on-Ones

Wednesdays, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 ● 10:30-11:30 a.m. 

Talk, sing and read with Ms. Haley on Zoom for a 15-minute, one-on-one storytime session. Before your booking, stop by Rudisill Regional Library to pick up a FREE book you can read together during your storytime! Registration is required. Register at www.tulsalibrary.org/events. After registering you will receive an email with your time slot and a questionnaire for you to fill out. The focus of this session will be on activities that help with language development and early literacy skills. Are you interested but can’t make the event time? Email rr@tulsalibrary.org to learn about other booking options. For children ages 1-4.

Saturday Storytime With Ms. Tiffany

Saturdays, Oct. 9, 23 ● 1-1:30 p.m. 

Join Ms. Tiffany for her first Saturday Storytime events of the year with a book and a song! Join us here: https://www.facebook.com/suburbanacreslibrary. For ages 0-5.

november

STORYTIME AT LAVENDER’S BLEU LITERACY MARKET

Enjoy Storytime at Lavender’s Bleu Literacy Market every Tuesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. through October 16!

STORYTIME AT TULSA ZOO

Enjoy a storytime and meet an animal ambassador every Wednesday at the Tulsa Zoo! Storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the elephant pavilion.

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.

STORYTIME AT GATHERING PLACE

Head to Gathering Place’s Reading Tree every Thursday at 4 p.m. Each week features a new guest reader.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family

Tuesdays, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 ● 10:30-11 a.m.
Thursdays, Nov. 4, 18 ● 10:30-11 a.m. 

Tune in for this 0-5 storytime and grow that love of reading! Enjoy simple songs and books for little ones and more interactive stories and activities for older children. Join us here: www.facebook.com/tulsalibrary. Can’t make it live? We’ll save all storytime videos on Facebook and TCCL’s YouTube channel for your children to enjoy later! Find them here: www.youtube.com/TulsaLibrary/playlists.

Build A Reader Storytime: One-on-Ones

Tuesdays, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23 30 ● 10:15-10:30 a.m. 

Talk, sing and read with Ms. Haley on Zoom for a 15-minute, one-on-one storytime session. The focus of this session will be on activities that help with language development and early literacy skills. Before your booking, stop by Rudisill Regional Library to pick up a FREE book you can read together during your storytime! For children ages 1-4. Registration is required. Register at www.tulsalibrary.org/events to receive an email with your time slot. Are you interested but can’t make the event time? Email rr@tulsalibrary.org to learn about other booking options.

Storytime “Bites” With Ms. Dana!

Tuesdays, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23 30 ● 10:15-10:30 a.m. 

No biting, we promise! It’s just a shorter-than-usual storytime. There will be a book, a song and a finger play! Join us here: www.facebook.com/brooksidelibrary. For ages 0-5.


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