Youth Programs in Statesville

LITERASIZE yourself!

Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.


literasize [literacy + exercise]: verb. the act of reading to promote exercise and exercise to promote reading. 

  • Who?- EVERYONE! :) all of the family welcome!
  • What?- Using books to promote movement and exercise, as well as sampling and sharing yummy and healthy recipes.

For more information contact Miss Courtney @ 704-878-3097

It’s Story Time with Ms. Maxine

Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.

Story Time

This program, designed for children 3 to 5 years old, is filled with stories, action rhymes, music and more. No prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings and friends are welcome to attend and a parent or caregiver must stay in the room for a fun-filled time.

Lapsit Storytime with Miss Pat

Thursdays at 10 a.m.


Lap-sit is an early literacy program for babies and toddlers using short stories, songs, nursery rhymes and finger play. Active participation between child and caregiver within the program encourages each child’s interest, love of books and the enjoyment of learning. These programs are recommended for our youngest group of listeners from birth to three, and can include the whole family.

¿Diga what...? Bilingual Storytime

Fridays at 11:00 a.m.

Want to enhance your child’s literacy and communication skills while introducing a second language and its culture? Come join us for the Iredell County Public Library’s new “¿Diga What?” Bilingual story time!

This program will be held every Friday at 11 a.m. in the Children’s Program room in the Youth Services Department. Recommended for ages 0-5. The whole family is welcome! For more information contact Courtney @ (704) 878-3097 or at

¿Quiere usted a realzar los niveles de comunicación y apredizaje de sus hijos exponiéndolos a su vez a un segundo idioma y su cultura? Únase con nosotros a la hora de cuentos bilingües “¿Diga what?” a la biblioteca pública del condado de Iredell. Nos reuniremos cada viernes a las once en la mañana en el cuarto de programas en el departamento de niños. Empezando en el viernes, el 18 de octubre. Recomendado para las edades de 0-5. ¡Toda de la familia es beinvenida! Para más información , contacta a Courtney a (704) 878-3097 o,