Saturday Morning with the Library

Access great virtual storytimes or join us for original Saturday morning virtual programs such as puppet shows, 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

You Can Be a Scientist

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

Location: Online Programs

Learn how you can be a scientist with the help of our favorite apps and Library resources. 

Event Details for You Can Be a Scientist

Storytime Online: Booked on a Feeling

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

Location: Online Programs

Are you blue? Happy? Feelin' groovy? Emotions can be challenging, confusing, bursting and amazing! Let's read, sing, talk, and play about feelings.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Booked on a Feeling

The Buzz about Bees with Toledo GROWS

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

Location: Online Programs

This is going to bee an awesome adventure! We're going to look at bee hives, how honey is harvested and play some fun bee games! Catch the buzz about pollinators with Toledo GROWs.

Event Details for The Buzz about Bees with Toledo GROWS

Celebrate El día de los niños/El día de los libros

Friday Apr. 30
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Join us in celebrating El día de los niños/El día de los libros with a reading of Juan Felipe Herrera's Imagina read by Meyling Ruiz, President of the Latino Alliance of Northwest Ohio.

Event Details for Celebrate El día de los niños/El día de los libros

Storytime Online: Bam! Thwip! Kapow!

Saturday May. 1
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Bring your favorite comic book and step into our panel, because today's word balloons are all about comics.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Bam! Thwip! Kapow!

Virtual Storytime from Fifth Third Field

Saturday May. 1
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

What do the Toledo Mud Hens mascots have in common with Librarians? Reading! There are Bats at the Ballgame in this special baseball storytime!

Event Details for Virtual Storytime from Fifth Third Field

May the Fourth

Tuesday May. 4
at 11:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Celebrate May the Fourth with Star Wars crafts, snacks, and a special Star Wars twist on a classic story.

Event Details for May the Fourth

Storytime Online: Rhyme Time!

Saturday May. 8
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Rhyming is easy-peasy; grab a seat, it can't beat!

Event Details for Storytime Online: Rhyme Time!

Do It Yourself: Seed Bombs

Saturday May. 8
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Surprise your mom with the gift of homemade seed bombs this Mother's Day!

Event Details for Do It Yourself: Seed Bombs

Storytime Online: Hats Off !

Saturday May. 15
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Hooray for hats! Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes while wearing your favorite hat.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Hats Off !

Folkloric Dancing and Craft with El Corazon de Mexico

Saturday May. 15
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Learn the history and culture of Mexico through folkloric dancing then join us for a craft!

Event Details for Folkloric Dancing and Craft with El Corazon de Mexico

Storytime Online: Unlikely Friends

Saturday May. 22
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Big and tall, large or small, bring your favorite stuffed animal and celebrate with our friends in the animal kingdom.

Event Details for Storytime Online: Unlikely Friends

Ms. Nikki's Traveling Story Bag

Saturday May. 22
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Travel with Ms. Nikki as she explores different cultures, people, and places. A surprising adventure is waiting for you inside Ms. Nikki's Traveling Bag.

Event Details for Ms. Nikki's Traveling Story Bag

Storytime Online: Turtles

Saturday May. 29
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Come out of your shell and shellabrate World Turtle Day!

Event Details for Storytime Online: Turtles

Reach for the Stars Yoga with Ordinary Pioneer

Saturday May. 29
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Online Programs

Ever thought about what it might be like to travel into space? Let's open our minds and stretch our bodies in Reach for the Stars Yoga!

Event Details for Reach for the Stars Yoga with Ordinary Pioneer