Best Spots for Storytelling Around Atlanta
Every child loves a good story. The addition of special guests, costumed characters or music adds to the fun. Visit one of these locations to hear a free, engaging story.
Barnes and Noble
13 Atlanta locations
Storytelling Saturdays 11 a.m.
Brilliant Sky Toys & Books
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
Grandma Snazzy’s Storytime.
Every Monday, Thursday and Friday 10 a.m., 770-740-2050
FoxTale Book Shoppe
Saturdays 11 a.m., 770-516-9989
Alpharetta; Marietta; Woodstock
Alpharetta and Marietta: Mondays at 11 a.m.; Woodstock: Thursdays at 11 a.m.
Little Shop of Stories
Tuesdays 11 a.m.; Thursdays 7 p.m.
(wear your PJs); Sundays at 3 p.m.
Pottery Barn Kids
Lenox Square Mall
Every Tuesday 11 a.m.
Every library system offers themed monthly storytelling, often with crafts and songs to go along. Check with your local branch for upcoming dates and times.
Atlanta-Fulton (34 branches)
Clayton County (6 branches)
Cobb County (16 branches)
Coweta County (4 branches)
DeKalb County (22 branches)
Forsyth County (4 branches)
Gwinnett County (15 branches)
Henry County (5 branches)
Conyers-Rockdale County (1 branch)
Mark your calendar:
Take the opportunity to hear storytellers at one of these annual festivals:
Azalea Storytelling Festival, March 3-5. LaGrange College in LaGrange
Southern Order of Storytellers
Peach State Storytelling Festival, Fall 2017. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta