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Children's Library Online at Valley Cottage: Online Storytimes

Online resources and guides related to children provided by the Valley Cottage Library


Traditional Storytimes help a child's early learning development. Though we are not conducting in-person storytimes at this time, we encourage you to continue to use books, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs to help your child's early growth.  

undefinedTime for a little magic...

The world of Harry Potter is coming to you through your computer screen! Listen in as the cast of the Harry Potter movies read the books, chapter by chapter. 

Also, for a limited time, the Harry Potter novels are available on hoopla!

hoopla | streaming audiobooks, music, video & ebooks

Do you love Roald Dahl? Do you like supporting good causes? Do you adore watching celebrities goof around? Then James and the Giant Peach read by Taika and friends is just for you!

The collaboration between Roald Dahl Story Company, Taika Waititi and the star-studded line-up of guests will serve children and families currently in lockdown all over the world and will raise money for Partners In Health, a global health non-profit who are on the front line of the fight against COVID-19 in the most vulnerable parts of the world, with the Roald Dahl Story Company committed to donation matching of $1 million.

Watch new episodes every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday!

At Home Storytimes by VCL

Ms. Melinda has created some Storytimes to follow along at home. Just click the picture. 

Check back frequently to see new storytimes! 

Join Valley Cottage Children's Librarian Ms. Melinda for some fun fingerplays, rhymes, and songs! 

Resources Online