Dial-A-Story

 

Dial-A-Story Picks July 2021

​​Do you want to hear a story from YCL staff at any time?

Call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line at 803-620-8585. You'll hear stories for adults, teens, and children, as well as music and songs, poetry, jokes and riddles, history tidbits, trivia, and more! You can also listen online via the links below as stories become available.

Children

00:00 / 01:26

Information on the Tales and Tails Summer Learning Challenge

00:00 / 04:44

Joke selections from The A to Z Food Joke Book and The A to Z Knock Knock Joke Book,  by Vasco Icuza

00:00 / 04:55

Lullabies from The Big Lullaby Songbook, compiled by Wise Publications

00:00 / 03:43

Parts, by Tedd Arnold

00:00 / 05:26

Pirate Nell's Tale to Tell: A Storybook Adventure, by Helen Docherty

00:00 / 04:06

The Relatives Came, by Cynthia Rylant

00:00 / 03:23

Tiny Little Fly, by Michael Rosen

00:00 / 05:57

A Weekend with Wendell, by Kevin Henkes

 

Teens

00:00 / 02:49

"Facts about the 50 States," from Weird But True!: 300 Fascinating Facts about the Fifty States, published by National Geographic

00:00 / 05:16

Information about National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, from "Power to the Poets," an article from Teen Breathe Magazine, Issue 26

00:00 / 02:15

Olympic Trivia, from CNN.com

 

Adults

00:00 / 00:18

"Eternity," by William Blake

00:00 / 00:24

"I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud," by William Wordsworth

00:00 / 01:42

Independence Day Information

00:00 / 01:19

Library News and Updates

00:00 / 01:07

"Life Is Fine," by Langston Hughes

00:00 / 02:28

Patriotic Piano Medley

00:00 / 00:27

"A Sunny Day Waterfall," by Sybrina Spencer

00:00 / 00:31

"Wild Nights – Wild Nights!" by Emily Dickinson

View the Dial-A-Story picks from last month.