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! 
Be sure to also check out our special story times and events and our author events

Mondays at 10am-  make a mess at the manatee!
Miss Kelli will read a great picture book, then lead an art project for ages 2-4!
• $6 per child, and Registration is required, as space is limited!
• On the third Monday of the month, our friends from Brazee Street Studios join us to make a glass art project with our friends ages 3-6.

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

Tuesdays at 1:30pm- non-napper story time
Miss Erin presents songs and stories for our friends who are wide awake in the afternoon!
• With some longer stories, this story time is appropriate for all ages

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

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

Thursdays at 10:30am- manaBabies
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

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

Fridays at 10:30am- manaBebés
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

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

Saturdays at 10:30am- language story times
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!