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Larry Jackson Branch

Storytime   @Your Library 


Stories. Activities. Crafts. FUN!

       Storytime @ Your Library is an interactive storytime that focuses on promoting literacy, exploring the world we live in, having fun and socializing. The program is intended for little ones ages two to five and their caregivers, and sessions last 20-30 minutes.


Wednesdays @10:30am 
Larry Jackson Branch
Library Meeting Room

May 6, 13, 20, 27
June 3, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Coming this summer ...

@Your Library!

June 13
Big Hero 6

July 18

August 8
The Incredibles

Showtime is @2pm on Saturdays!
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Join us for movies, drinks and snacks in the library's meeting room!

For more information contact the
Larry Jackson Branch @ 863.834.4288
1700 N. Florida Avenue, Lakeland

Reading makes YOU the hero!

Come to our library summer shows!  
Always free!  Always awesome!  So much fun!


All ages are welcome. Registration is not required.

Programs for Children at the Main Library


Tuesdays @10am

STORYTIME is designed for four to five year old preschoolers and features songs, stories, and rhymes.

Storytime is held in the Main Library Meeting Room.
No registration required.
May 12, 19,  26
June 2, 9, 16, 23
July 14, 21, 28


Wednesdays @10am

TODDLER TIME programs are geared toward children two to three years old and feature songs, stories, rhymes, and puppets during a 20-25 minute program. 

Toddler Time is held in the Main Library Meeting Room
No registration required.

May 13, 20, 27
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 15, 22, 29


Thursdays @11am

MOTHER GOOSE BABY TIME is designed for babies 6 to 18 months old.  Learn songs, rhymes, and fingerplays.  This interactive lapsit program requires that a parent or caregiver remain with the child.

Mother Goose is held in the Main Library Meeting Room
No registration required.

May 14, 21, 28
June 4, 11, 18, 25
July 16, 23, 30


Wednesdays @2:30pm*   

KIDS' KORNER features activities, games and crafts for school-aged children, ages five to twelve.

Kids' Korner is held in the Main Library Meeting Room. 
No registration required.

May 13, 20, 27  
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 15, 22, 29
*On early release days, Kids' Korner will begin at 1:30pm. 

Saturdays @2pm

CHILDREN'S THEATER features interactive stories for children ages four to eight years old. Variety is key! Children's Theater, Wulffie's Puppet Talent Show, Children's Improv, and Dance Party are just a taste of what's in store.

Children's Theater is held in the Main Library Meeting Room. 
No registration required.

* Create a story for Children's Theater! *

Write a story and see it in one of our Saturday Storytime Matinees!

It's so easy! 

¨ Think of a story.

¨ Write it down. (Do it yourself or have your parents help you.)

¨ Put your name on it and turn it in at the Children’s desk.

¨ Come to our Saturday Storytime Matinee and see your story come to life!

May 23
June 27
July 25

The Main Library is located at 100 Lake Morton Drive, Lakeland
For information call Youth Services @ 863.834.4268

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in any of the Lakeland Public Library events or programs may contact Ms. Brenda Patterson at least seven (7) days prior to the event or program at (863) 834-4276, for assistance.  If HEARING impaired, please contact TDD (TDD-Telecommunications Device for the Deaf) at Local – (863) 834-8333 or 1-800-955-8771.  If VOICE impaired, please contact the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8770, for assistance.