Cumberland library lists summer story times

Cumberland library lists summer story times

CUMBERLAND – The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library announced its summer story time schedule, which begins this week and runs until Aug. 11, and includes a virtual option as well as in-person options.

The schedule is as follows:

• Pajama Story Time on Zoom for children of all ages and their families will be held Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. Pajamas and stuffed friends are optional but encouraged. Register online to receive the Zoom link.

• Family Story Time outside will be held on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and at 6:30 p.m. No registration required. Meet on the front lawn of the library. This program is weather dependent; check the library’s Facebook page for program updates. Read stories, enjoy music and movement, felt board fun and more. Families must bring a blanket to sit on. Outdoor programs require face masks for everyone over age 2 who is not vaccinated.

• Story Time Toolbox Kits: To help make story times more fun and interactive, pick up a free Story Time Toolbox kit in the Children’s Room. Toolbox kits include egg shakers, scarves, bubbles, bean bags and rhythm sticks. The Friends of the Cumberland Library donated the toolbox kits.

For additional information, contact the Children’s Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3, visit the website at www.cumberlandlibrary.org, or email at read@cumberlandlibrary.org .