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Book It! Drop-in Story Times Beyond the Library

When you want to extend your story time routine beyond the bedtime tale, head to one of these local museums, bookstores and shops for a fun literary trip. We love that many of these spots cater their story time picks to the kids in attendance. Flip through the gallery to find out where to drop-in and read this week.

San Francisco Botanical Garden, San Francisco
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San Francisco Botanical Garden, San Francisco

When: first and 3rd Sunday of each month from 10:30 a.m.- 11 a.m.
Ages: 4-8

Head over to The San Francisco Botanical Garden Library where you’ll experienced themed story times each month. The cozy kids nook features kid-sized cushions, stuffed animals, and books about plants and natural history. Each story time is followed by a docent-led children’s tour of the Garden.

Good to Know: Check the website to scope out the recommended reading for each session.

9th Avenue at Lincoln Way
Golden Gate Park

photo credit: Jade P via Yelp

  1. San Francisco Botanical Garden, San Francisco
  2. Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco
  3. Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
  4. Paxton's Gate Curiosities for Kids, San Francisco
  5. Cheeky Monkey Toys, Peninsula
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We know there are a bunch more spots beyond the library that host story times. Where do you go? Tell us below! — Erin Lem


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