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Free story times for kids

child reading booksThis post is by our friends at Munchkin Fun Miami.

South Florida is loaded with fun, free story times perfect for kids of all ages. Click here to check out a complete list and read below for some of our favorites.

  • The Bookstore in the Grove hosts a weekly Friday series at 4pm with crafts & a book.
  • Books & Books Coral Gables attracts children’s authors with some regularity – schedule changes frequently, click here for an updated list.
  • Most libraries offer weekly sessions with crafts, books and/or music, click here to search for your closest location.
  • Kendale Lakes hosts a weekly Thursday evening bedtime storytime. PJs, books & quality family time. Click here for details.
  • Atarah Montessori hosts a monthly “Books for Breakfast” Sunday morning series. Munchkins watch their favorite books come to life with interactive book theater and crafts. Bonus – snacks for the little ones and coffee for the adults. 90 minutes of free fun. Click here for details.
  • Seek solace in the mall as Aventura offers a monthly character storytime featuring interactive parent and child activities presented by Joe DiMaggio Children’s hospital. Click here for upcoming dates and times.

munchkin-fun-miamiMunchkin Fun Miami is Miami’s kids calendar with listings of family-friendly activities, concerts and events.


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