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October 27, 2021
10:00am - 10:45am

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It's October - time to get ready for HALLOWEEN! Our theme for the fourth week of October is Happy Halloween!

Story Time programs introduce young children to books, rhymes, songs, crafts, and other fun activities. Library Story Time incorporates the early literacy skills that children must master before they can learn to read. Story Times are designed for children 3-5 years old, though all ages are welcome. The program lasts approximately 45 minutes and caregivers are asked to participate with their children. Story Time is held in the Children's Department. This fall, Story Time will also be broadcast online, live, on Tuesdays at 10 am (see below for details).

Wednesday | October 27, 2021
Today's Story Time: Happy Halloween! Today we will read Halloween Night and have a Halloween party. Make sure to wear your Halloween costume to Story Time! 

book coverToday's Book: Halloween Night by Elizabeth Hatch; illustrated by Jimmy Pickering.
Book Synopsis: A cumulative rhyme about what various creatures, from a mouse to a child, do on Halloween night. They all come out on this Halloween night—a diving bat, a hooting owl, an inky black cat, a ghost-costumed child, a regular old dog—and each one contributes to a chain of events that transforms a little mouse.

View all juvenile fiction books about Halloween available at the Library
View all kid's ebooks about Halloween available online through WVDeli with your OCPL library card
View all kid's ebooks about Halloween available online through Hoopla with your OCPL library card


This fall, This fall,  the Ohio County Public Library Children’s Department has planned Toddler Times and Story Times both in-person at the Ohio County Public Library and virtually! Toddler Time videos can be watched live on Mondays at 10:30. Story Time videos can be watched live on Tuesdays at 10.

Subscribe to our YouTube channel or like us on Facebook to received notifications of our upcoming live broadcasts or download our free OCPL Connect app from your smartphone's app store (available for both iPhones and Android devices). All videos will be available for playback following our broadcasts and viewable on the Story Time Online Page.

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➤ View our full calendar of events to see our upcoming programs.

Have toddlers age 3 and under? Check out our Toddler Time program.

Check out [email protected] for Kids!

With [email protected], there are plenty of ways to enjoy your library card while at home. Set your kids up with e-books, audiobooks, videos, online learning sites, virtual tours, and more from the comfort of your house. 

View all the great online resources available through [email protected] for Kids

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