Storytime Books & Rhymes

Click on the main Storytime page for the full list of storytime themes for Summer 2021. This page will feature the action rhymes, fingerplays, and additional book suggestions for the month. 


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Date of Storytime Letter of the Week Theme
June 15th Letter P Going on a Picnic
June 22nd Letter C A-Camping We Will Go
June 29th Letter S Stars & Stripes (Independence Day)

June 15 - Going on a Picnic Storytime

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Going on a Picnic Storytime Books

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  • It’s the Bear by Jez Alborough
  • Teddy Picnic by Georgie Birkett
  • Picnic by John Burningham
  • Please Don’t Eat Me by Liz Climo
  • We’re Going on a Picnic by Pat Hutchins
  • Good News, Bad News by Jeff Mack
  • Freda Plans a Picnic by Stuart J. Murphy
  • One Hundred Hungry Ants by Elinor J. Pinczes
  • The Watermelon Seed by Greg Pizzoli
  • Mouse’s First Summer by Lauren Thompson
  • The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear by Don & Audrey Wood

June 22 - A-Camping We Will Go

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A-Camping We Will Go Storytime Books

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  • Ray by Marianna Coppo
  • Maisy Goes Camping by Lucy Cousins
  • Do Princesses Make Happy Campers? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle
  • Cece Loves Science and Adventure by Kimberly Derting
  • Llama Llama Loves Camping by Anna Dewdney
  • Camp Rex by Molly Idle
  • Camping Day by Patricia Lakin
  • Millie Fierce Sleeps Out by Jane Manning
  • Watch Out for the Crocodile by Lisa Moroni
  • Curious George Goes Camping by Margaret & H.A. Rey
  • Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark by Jonathan Stutzman
  • Monster & Mouse Go Camping by Deborah Underwood
  • The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird by Jason Rekulak

June 29 - Stars & Stipes (Independence Day)

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Stars & Stripes Storytime Books

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  • Olivia Forms a Band by Ian Falconer
  • The Scrambled States of America by Laurie Keller
  • Happy 4th of July, Jenny Sweeney by Leslie Kimmelman
  • Blue Sky White Stars by Sarvinder Naberhaus
  • A is for America by Greg Paprocki
  • Why Do We Celebrate Independence Day? by Jonathan Potter
  • Fourth of July Mice by Bethany Roberts
  • Red, White, & Boom by Lee Wardlaw
  • The Night Before the Fourth of July by Natasha Wing
  • Apple Pie Fourth of July by Janet S. Wong