Free Fun

Take in a Story

Ignite a love of reading in kids and attend some local storytelling.

Barnes and Noble

Most Wednesdays and Saturdays at 11 a.m. Visit barnesandnoble.com for details
Head to the Edgewood, Alpharetta, Buford or Buckhead Barnes & Noble stores for an exciting story followed by an activity.

Foxtale Book Shoppe

Every Saturday and Monday at 11 a.m.
105 East Main St., #138, Woodstock
Foxtale has Valentines themed activities all month long. Kids start off singing and dancing then transition to storytime. Look forward to temporary tattoos and stickers. 770-516-9989. Foxtalebookshoppe.com.

Bean Head Toys

Every Thursday at 10:30  a.m.
220 Johnson Ferry Rd., Sandy Springs
Enjoy storytelling inside an indoor tree house. Afterward kids are invited to make a craft to take home. 404-851-2980. Beanheadtoysonline.com. 

Little Shop of Stories

Every Sunday at 3 p.m., Tuesday at 11 a.m. and Thursday at 7 p.m.
133A East Court Sq., Decatur
Thursday nights kids can come in their pajamas and snack on milk and cookies. Plus look forward to themed events on Sundays -- including Chinese New Year and President’s Day celebrations. 404-373-6300. Littleshopofstories.com.

Once Again Books

Storytime held at Marietta Whole Foods
Every Tuesday at 10 a.m.
1311 Johnson Ferry Rd., Marietta
This storytelling adventure includes a fun activity that is sure to entertain. 770-973-1864. Onceagainbooks.com.

45 South Café

Every Wednesday at 10 a.m.
45 S Peachtree St., Norcross.
Kids can enjoy interactive storytime in a quaint café in downtown Norcross. 770-409-4009. 45southcafe.com

Barnes and Noble

Times vary by store.
Most Barnes & Noble stores through metro Atlanta offer a storytime followed by an activity. 800-843-2665. Barnesandnoble.com


– Sarah Egan