Saturday Morning with the Library

Saturday Morning with the Library

Remember how fun Saturday morning cartoons were when you were a child? Now you can share the joy of original Saturday morning programming with your children! Every Saturday morning, the Library will release a morning of fun programming that you can enjoy from the comfort and safety of your home. Enjoy storytimes, sing alongs, magic shows and more! The YouTube links will be posted in the event details of each program below one week before airing so you can easily join us. You can also subscribe to our YouTube channel to make sure you don’t miss an episode. See you Saturday!

If you miss a Saturday, don't worry - we keep a rotating selection of past programs available at the bottom of this page!

Upcoming Virtual Storytimes

Storytime Online: Cookies

Saturday Sep. 26
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Yum, cookies! What kind of cookie is your favorite? Bring a cookie or other snack, and let’s share a story together!

Event Details for Storytime Online: Cookies

Special Guest Storytime: Randy Oostra

Saturday Sep. 26
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It’s a favorite story AND a special reader! Listen to Randy Oostra as he reads Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak. Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Buckeye Cable Arts Network.

Event Details for Special Guest Storytime: Randy Oostra

Storytime Online: Fun on the Farm/Diversión en la granja

Saturday Oct. 3
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It's Hispanic Heritage Month! Spend a day on the farm listening to fun stories, rhymes and songs at this bilingual storytime full of quacks, moos y quiquiriquíes.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Fun on the Farm/Diversión en la granja

Riley's Adventure Puppet Show

Saturday Oct. 3
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Riley is transported to different versions of our community so he can see firsthand what will happen if we don't take care of our environment.

Event Details for Riley's Adventure Puppet Show

Special Guest Storytime: Dr. Romules Durant

Saturday Oct. 3
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It’s a favorite story AND a special reader! Listen to Dr. Romules Durant as he reads Pete the Cat by Eric Litwin. Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Buckeye Cable Arts Network.

Event Details for Special Guest Storytime: Dr. Romules Durant

Kids Cook: Funfetti Cake in a Mug

Tuesday Oct. 6
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Are you craving a sweet treat to make your day a little extra special? Do you have limited baking supplies? Join us as we make our own homemade funfetti cake in a mug!

Event Details for Kids Cook: Funfetti Cake in a Mug

Storytime Online: Let's Explore Space!

Saturday Oct. 10
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

3, 2, 1, Blast Off! The moon and stars are ours to explore in this out-of-this world storytime.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Let's Explore Space!

USA to Z: presented by Bright Star Theatre

Saturday Oct. 10
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Just in time for election season! Students will learn how the political process works, the differences between the various branches of government and what it means to live and vote in a democracy.

Event Details for USA to Z: presented by Bright Star Theatre

Special Guest Storytime: Eric Oblander

Saturday Oct. 10
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It’s a favorite story AND a special reader! Listen to Eric Oblander as he reads Bark George by Jules Feiffer. Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Buckeye Cable Arts Network.

Event Details for Special Guest Storytime: Eric Oblander

Storytime Online: Dinosaurs Everywhere!

Saturday Oct. 17
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Are you ready to roar and soar, and stomp and chomp like a dinosaur? It's International Dinosaur Month! Swish your tails and flap your wings to celebrate with stories, rhymes and songs.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Dinosaurs Everywhere!

Learn Kung Fu

Saturday Oct. 17
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Want to build self-confidence and control? Learn the basics of Kung Fu with Dr. Aaron Brown to help you build a winning attitude.

Event Details for Learn Kung Fu

Special Guest Storytime: Claire Dau

Saturday Oct. 17
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It’s a favorite story AND a special reader! Listen to Claire Dau as she reads Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr.. Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Buckeye Cable Arts Network.

Event Details for Special Guest Storytime: Claire Dau

Spooky Kitchen Science

Tuesday Oct. 20
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Make creepy monster eggs and colorful potions using the magic of science and a few common kitchen ingredients!

Event Details for Spooky Kitchen Science

Storytime Online: Owls

Saturday Oct. 24
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Hooo, hooo, whooo could it be? Owls at storytime!

Event Details for Storytime Online: Owls

All in Jest Juggling

Saturday Oct. 24
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Kathy Doutt performs a comedy juggling show which includes ventriloquism with her puppet Cindy. You'll even get to try juggling yourself!

Event Details for All in Jest Juggling

Special Guest Storytime: Chief Brian Byrd

Saturday Oct. 24
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

It’s a favorite story AND a special reader! Listen to Chief Brian Byrd as he reads Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin. Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Buckeye Cable Arts Network.

Event Details for Special Guest Storytime: Chief Brian Byrd

Storytime Online: Halloween Tricks and Treats

Saturday Oct. 31
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Wear your costume and sit for a spell for some spooktakular stories, fangtastic games and bootiful songs for Halloween. This creature feature will be a goofy ghoulish time!

Event Details for Storytime Online: Halloween Tricks and Treats

Jim Kleefeld: Virtual Spooky Magic Show

Saturday Oct. 31
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Jim Kleefeld presents a lively, funny magic show with comic spooky characters and fun magical surprises. You’ll also learn a fun interactive trick that you can do right at home!

Event Details for Jim Kleefeld: Virtual Spooky Magic Show

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