Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Story Times

Story times run in the fall, winter, and spring.
In summer, we offer one session for Mother Goose and Toddler 2's

Please note that if Bedford public schools are closed for inclement weather, there will be no storytime. If there is a delay, there will be no morning sessions.

The 7-week fall session runs from October 1st to November 16th
Sign ups begin September 17th
Register here or click on the days below.

Storytime Lunch Bunch Drop in sessions for ages 3 & 4
  • Mondays & Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
  • Pack your lunch and come join us in the Children’s Room Castle for a lunch time storytime! The Lunch Bunch is geared to children ages 3 & 4 and their caregiver.
  • We will enjoy lunch together, stories, songs and related crafts and STEAM programs to support the theme of the week.
  • This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.
Toddler 2's
  • Mondays and Fridays at 10:00 a.m.
  • Toddler 2’s is designed for children who are 24-36 months old with a caregiver.
  • This adult/child storytime incorporates a variety of stories, songs, and related crafts and occasional STEAM programs to support the theme of the week.
  • This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.
  • Registration is required for this 7-week session program and opens up on-line two weeks prior to the session’s start date. 
Mother Goose
  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.
  • Babies must be 0-24 months of age at start of session. Caregivers must be fully engaged with child.
  • Specifically geared for the little ones from infancy to 24 months, the Mother Goose Storytime is an age appropriate program designed to strengthen early literacy and social skills using nursery rhymes, picture books, songs, simple rhythm instruments and movement.
  • This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.
  • Registration is required for this 7-week session and opens up on-line two weeks prior to the session’s start date.