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Youth Services information for patrons birth to 12 years of age, and their caregivers

Storytime hours may vary during the summer months. Visit our Events Calendar for more information on summer programming.

Beaufort Storytime 
Available for all ages on Fridays at 10:00 AM


Bogue Banks Storytime
Available for all ages on Saturdays at 10:30 AM

Newport Storytime
Available for all ages on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM


Western Carteret Storytime
Available for all ages on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
Available for all ages on Thursdays at 10:30 AM

Are you ready for some hands-on fun with your little ones? Our "Little Explorers" program is tailor-made for preschool-age children from 0 - 4 years old and their caregivers.

Delve into the world of sensory exploration and discovery together. Watch those curious eyes light up as they interact with engaging activities designed just for them.

Plus, it's not just a playtime for the kids – it's a fantastic chance for parents, caregivers, and families to connect, share stories, and create lasting memories.

Join Us for Sensory Exploration and Fun!


Branch Date Time
Beaufort  2nd and 4th Tuesdays 10:00
Down East 2nd Wednesday 10:00
Newport 1st & 3rd Tuesdays 11:00
Western Carteret 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 10:30




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Branch Date Time
Beaufort Check Calendar
Down East 3rd Wednesday 4:00 pm
Newport 2nd and 4th Fridays 4:00 pm
Western Carteret 1st Tuesday 3:30 pm