blue manatee offers story times nearly every day of the week! All story times are free and open to the public. Be sure to arrive on time to ensure that you can find a seat, as our story time spaces tend to fill up quickly! 

manaTotZzz- Tuesdays at 10am next door at Sleepy Bee Café
Join Miss Sarah at the Oakley Sleepy Bee for blue manatee tradition of great books, easy laughs, and sweet songs!
• Most appropriate for ages under 4

manaTots- Wednesdays at 10am
A story time for the younger set, with stories, songs, and silliness with Miss Sarah!
• Most appropriate for ages under 4

story time with Miss Alicia- Thursdays at 10am
Join blue manatee's Miss Alicia for stories, fun, and shaky eggs! 
• Most appropriate for ages 2 and up

manaBabies- Thursdays at 10:30am
A fun introduction to language for your smallest ManaBabies! Miss Alicia will be doing finger plays, rhymes, songs and bouncy times with our youngest customers!
•  Just for babies under 1

manaTots- Fridays at 10am
A story time for the younger set, with stories, songs, and silliness with Miss Sarah!
• Most appropriate for ages under 4

manaBebés- Fridays at 10:30am
A fun introduction to Spanish for the smallest ManaBabies! Miss Alicia will be doing finger plays, rhymes, songs and bouncy times in Spanish for our youngest customers!
•  Just for babies under 1

manaTots- Saturdays at 10am
Our rotating cast of wonderful weekend readers will share stories and songs with our young friends.
• Most appropriate for ages under 4

language story times- Saturdays at 10:30am
First Saturday of the month: German
Second Saturday of the month: Spanish
Third Saturday of the month: Sign Language
Fourth Saturday of the month: French
•These events are staffed by staff members as well as volunteers from our community. We can always use backups for any of these events! Interested or have another language to share? Send an email to events@bluemanateebooks.com!