StoryTime at Home

Thank you for joining us for so many weeks online for StoryTime at Home from the Andersen Horticultural Library.  We are taking a pause on new storytimes in August, but you can watch all the past weeks of storytimes here. Watch for Storytime to return in person in September!

While at the Arb, visit the library with your little ones and explore our extensive children's collection. All visitors, members, and children must have a reservation to enter the grounds, click here to reserve your ticket.

StoryTime

 

We hope you enjoy this week's readings!

Flowers are Calling by Rita Gray
Bloom by Deborah Diesen
To Be Like the Sun by Susan Marie Swanson


StoryTime at Home Archive

 

Click here to browse our complete archive of more than 30 StoryTimes at Home or view our most recent episodes below. 

July 22, 2021

StoryTime

Blackberry Banquet by Terry Pierce
Baby Bear Discovers the World by Marion Dane Bauer
Xander's Panda Party by Linda Sue Park

July 15, 2021

StoryTime

Eat Your Peas, Ivy Louise! by Leo Landry
The Upside-Down Garden by Rosalie M. Meropol
Sophie's Squash by Pat Zietlow Miller
The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry, and The Big Hungry Bear by Don and Audrey Wood

July 8, 2021

StoryTime

Nibi is water = Nibi aawon nbiish by Joanne Robertson
Minnesota's Hidden Alphabet by Joe Rossi & David LaRochelle
Sadie Braves the Wilderness by Yvonne Pearson

July 1, 2021

StoryTime

Who's in the Garden? by Phillis Gershator
Stanley Mows the Lawn by Craig Frazier
Quiet in the Garden by Aliki
Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner

June 24, 2021

StoryTime

1 2 3 the farm and me : Following food from the farm to your family! by Maddie Frost
Old Mikambra Had a Farm by Rachel Isadora
The Enormous Turnip by Kathy Parkinson

June 17, 2021

StoryTime

The Very Lonely Firefly by Eric Carle
Where is That Fly? by Haneul Ddang
Monarch and Milkweed by Helen Frost and Leonid Gore

June 10, 2021

StoryTime

Sunny Day by Anna Milbourne & Elena Temporin
Bee by Britta Teckentrup
Compost Stew by Mary McKenna Siddals

June 3, 2021

StoryTime

Wake Up, Island by Mary Casanova
Hooray for Minnesota Lakes! by Paul Lowrie and Bret Nicholaus
Good Night Minnesota by Adam Gamble

May 27, 2021

StoryTime

Potato Joe by Keith Baker
The Little Green Pea by Alison Barber
The Imperfect Garden by Melissa Assaly

May 20, 2021

StoryTime

Spectacular Spots by Susan Stockdale
A Stone Sat Still by Brendan Wenzel
Swirl by Swirl by Joyce Sidman

May 13, 2021

StoryTime

Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin, Jr.
Daddy's Little Scout by Janet Bingham
Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French

May 6, 2021

StoryTime

Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
What's This? A Seed's Story by Caroline Mockford
The Dandelion Seed's Big Dream by Joseph Anthony

April 22, 2021

StoryTime

Arthur Turns Green by Marc Brown
One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul

April 29, 2021

StoryTime

This Tree Counts! by Alison Formento
In a Nutshell by Joseph Anthony
Are Trees Alive? by Debbie S. Miller

April 15, 2021

StoryTime

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! by Bob Barner
Ant, Ant, Ant! by April Pulley Sayre
Bugtown Boogie by Warren Hanson

April 8, 2021

StoryTime

If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson
The Seeds of Friendship by Michael Foreman
The Ugly Vegetables by Grace Lin

April 1, 2021

StoryTime

Flower Garden by Eve Bunting
Spring Walk by Virginia Brimhall Snow
The 14 Forest Mice and the Spring Meadow Picnic by Kazuo Iwamura

March 25, 2021

StoryTime

The Rainy Day by Anna Milbourne
Will it Rain or Snow? by Eun-gyu Choi
When Rain Falls by Melissa Stewart

March 18, 2021

StoryTime

Bird Count by Alison Hill Spencer
Nests, Nests, Nests by Susan Canizares & Mary Reid
The Hungriest Chickadee by Eileen Ziesler
The Birdwatchers by Simon James

March 11, 2021

StoryTime

Grandpa Alan's Sugar Shack by Alan Page and Kamie Page
If I Were a Tree by Dar Hosta

March 4, 2021

StoryTime

Winter Trees by Carole Gerber
Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner