Shelby Township Library: To Preserve Yesterday, Enrich Today, and Inspire Tomorrow.

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Contact Info     51680 Van Dyke
Shelby Twp, MI 48316
Phone: 586.739.7414
Fax: 586.726.0535

Mon - Thurs: 9 am - 8 pm
Fri & Sat: 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday: Closed

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The Shelby Township Library hosts a variety of story times for young children.  Story times are held during the school year with registration for the fall session opening on the first open Saturday in September and registration for the winter session opening on the first Saturday in January.

Toddler Tales

Stories, songs and early literacy activities for toddlers ages 2-3 ½ years old and their caregivers. Advance registration is required for this story program series.

Preschool Pages

Stories, songs, and activities for preschoolers aged 3 1/2 – five years old. Caregivers are welcome to participate in the program or browse the library, returning to help with the craft project during the last 5 minutes. Ages 3 ½ – 5 years.  Advance registration is required for this story program series.

Baby Bears
You’re never too young for a story! This program offers early literacy fun for children under 2 years old with a caregiver.  Drop in for short stories, songs, lap bounces, and playtime.
Select Fridays 10-10:30 am. January 5 and 19, February 2 and 16, March 2 and 16, April 20, May 4, and 18.

Jammies and Books

This story time offers creative fun for everyone. Drop in for stories, songs, and activities for the whole family. Wearing pajamas is welcomed. This program is designed for families with children ages two and up. Select Thursdays 6:30-7:15 pm
January 11 and 25
February 8, March 8 and 22, 
April 12 and 26,
May 10 and 24.