Wednesdays at 11 a.m. (CANCELLED 7/11, 7/18, 7/25) There are five simple practices to get kids ready to read: talking, singing, reading, writing and playing. Welcome to Family Storytime, an all-ages program that encourages the development of pre-reading skills through songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories. Length is approximately 20 minutes plus the activities that follow.