Storytimes in Bluffton and Hilton Head

The public libraries on Hilton Head and in Bluffton have a spate of storytimes available for children of all ages. These events are scheduled through April.

Bluffton:

Lunchtime Movie Series

Info: Bring your lunch to the Bluffton Branch Library each Tuesday at Noon and enjoy a newly released film. We’ll provide dessert! Full movie listing is available at the Bluffton Branch Library.

When/Where: Tuesdays at Noon at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: FREE

Contact: 843-255-6503, abrewer@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

 

Little bookworms, Ages 3-5

Info: Stories, songs, poems and giggles.

When/Where:

  • Tuesday, March 5th 11am and Wednesday 6th at 2pm
  • Tuesday, March 12th at 11am, and Wednesday 13th at 2pm
  • Tuesday, March 19th at 11am, and Wednesday 20th at 2pm
  • Tuesday, March 26th at 11am, and Wednesday 27th at 2pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, no registration required.

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

 

BOOKSTARS, Ages 4+

Info: Stories and activities about favorite characters

When/Where:

  • Wednesday, March 6th at 4pm
  • Wednesday, March 13th at 4pm
  • Wednesday, March 20th at 4pm
  • Wednesday, March 27th at 4pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, no registration required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

Stories for 0-3 year olds and their adult caregiver

Info: Listen to Stories; enjoy bounces, tickles, bubbles and much more. Come along, and learn pre reading skills the fun way. WeeRead is made possible through a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.

When/Where:

  • Thursday, March 7th at 11am
  • Thursday, March 14th at 11am
  • Thursday, March 21st at 11am
  • Thursday, March 28th at 11am

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, no registration required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

American Girl Book club, Ages 6-12

Info: Girls can bring their own dolls; learn about the American girls in history, activities, games, snacks, and crafts.

When/Where:

  • Tuesday, March 5th from 2-4pm
  • Tuesday, March 12th from 2-4pm
  • Tuesday, March 19th from 2-4pm
  • Tuesday, March 26th from 2-4pm.

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, no registration required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

The ‘I Hate To Read’ Boys Book club, Ages 6-12

Info: The aim of this club is to get boys to love books and reading. We will be having fun with all the favorites such as; ‘Captain Underpants’, and, ‘Wimpy Kid’. Also we will have activities, snacks, and games. This is the coolest ever book club!

When/Where:

  • Friday, March 1st 4pm
  • Friday, March 8th 4pm
  • Friday, March 15th 4pm
  • Friday, March 22 4pm
  • Friday, March 29th 4pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration is required, sign up at the children’s desk in the Bluffton library.

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

National Library Week Block Party

Info: Join us on the lawn for live music and ice cream in celebration of National Library Week!

When/Where: Saturday, April 20th at 2 p.m. at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way, Bluffton SC

Cost: FREE

Contact: 843-255-6503, abrewer@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Little bookworms, Ages 3-5

Info: Stories, songs, poems and giggles.

When/Where:

  • Tuesday, April 2nd 11am And  Wednesday 3rd  at 2pm
  • Tuesday, April 16th at 11am, and Wednesday 17th at 2pm
  • Tuesday, April 23rd  at 11am,  and Wednesday 24th at 2pm –
  • Tuesday, April 30th at 11am  Dia de los nino

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration not required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

BOOKSTARS, Ages 4+

Info: Stories and activities about favorite characters

When/Where:

  • Wednesday, April 3rd  at 4pm
  • Wednesday, April 17th at 4pm
  • Wednesday, April 17th at 4pm
  • Wednesday, April 24th at 4pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration not required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

Wee Read:  Stories for 0-3 year olds and their adult caregiver

Info: Listen to Stories; enjoy bounces, tickles, bubbles and much more. Come along, and learn pre reading skills the fun way. WeeRead is made possible through a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.

When/Where:

  • Thursday, April 4th   at 11am
  • Thursday, April 11th at 11am
  • Thursday, April 18th at 11am
  • Thursday, April 25th at 11am

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration not required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

American Girl Book club, Ages 6-12

Info: Girls can bring their own dolls; learn about the American girls in history, activities, games, snacks, and crafts.

When/Where:

  • Tuesday April 2nd from 2-4pm
  • Tuesday, April 16th from 2-4pm
  • Tuesday,  April 23rd from 2-4pm.
  • Tuesday, April 30th from 2-4pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration not required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

The ‘I Hate to Read’   Boys Book club, Ages 6-12

Info: The aim of this club is to get boys to love books and reading.  We will be having fun with all the favorites such as;   ‘Captain Underpants’, and, ‘Wimpy Kid’.  Also we will have activities, snacks, and games. This is the coolest ever book club!

When/Where:

  • Friday, April 12th th  4pm
  • Friday, April 19th  4pm
  • Friday April 26th  4pm

Held at the Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way

Cost: Free, registration not required

Contact: Wendy at 843-255-6510 or wpurdy@bcgov.net

 

Hilton Head Island:

Preschool Storytime for Kids ages 4-5 years old

When/Where: 10 a.m. Monday, March 4 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Wee Read: Stories for 0-3-year-olds

Info: Stories, rhymes, music, activities and socialization to promote reading readiness skills and early literacy.  WeeRead is made possible through a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.

When/Where: 11 a.m. March 4 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Contact: jbascom@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org, 843-255-6529

Story Time Fun - Ages 4-6

Info: Stories and fun that are just right for kids aged 4-6 years old

When/Where: 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 19 at Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Junior Book Club

Info: It’s  Junior Bookclub time and we want to hear about one of your favorite books!  Call the library for this month’s genre and for further details.  For students in grades 2nd-5th.

When/Where: From 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, March 20 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Bedtime Stories with Mr. Greg for ages 3 and up, and their adult caregiver

Info:  Wear your jammies and bring a stuffed friend, if you like, and join us for silly stories that are just right for bedtime.

When/Where:  6:45 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact info: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net,  www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Preschool Storytime for Kids ages 4-5 years old

When/Where:  10 a.m. Monday, March 25 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road,

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Wee Read:  Stories for 0-3 year olds and their adult caregiver

Info:  Stories, rhymes, music, activities and socialization to promote reading readiness skills and early literacy.  WeeRead is made possible through a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.

When/Where: 11 a.m.  Monday, March 25 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, jbascom@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Storytime Fun:   4,5,6!

Info:  Join us for stories and fun that are just right for kids aged 4-6 years old.

When/Where: 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 26 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, gcrispell@bcgov.net, www.beaufortcountylibrary.org

Eggs-traordinary Fun!

Info: Hop on in while you’re on a school holiday and join us for some eggstraordinary fun.  Supplies will be on hand to turn plain plastic Easter eggs into works of art.  Make a paper bunny basket to carry home your creations.  For kindergarten and older.

When/Where:  Friday, March 29th, 2:00-3:30 at the Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road

Cost: Free

Contact: 843-255-6529, jbascom@bcgov.net,  www.beaufortcountylibrary.org