Dial-A-Story

 

Dial-A-Story Picks May 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 / 01:04

Chicka Chicka ABC, by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault

00:00 / 06:07

The Kissing Hand, by Audrey Penn

00:00 / 05:32

Mommy, Do You Love Me? by Jeanne Willis

00:00 / 08:21

Nathaniel Willy, Scared Silly, by Judith Mathews and Fay Robinson

00:00 / 04:48

Owen, by Kevin Henkes

00:00 / 07:18

The Prince and the Witch and the Thief and the Bears, by Alastair Chisholm

00:00 / 02:45

"Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral," from The Big Book of Irish Songs, compiled by Hal Leonard Edelweiss from The Sound of Music Companion, by Laurence Maslon

00:00 / 03:49

What! Cried Granny, by Kate Lum

 

Teens

00:00 / 01:23

"The Garden," a poem written and recited by Alex, a Teen Advisory Board member

00:00 / 01:45

Short Story Writing Prompts

00:00 / 01:44

Information on the 2021 Tails and Tales Summer Learning Challenge

 

Adults

00:00 / 03:06

Garden Planting Tips

00:00 / 05:18

"Lilacs," by Amy Lowell

00:00 / 01:37

Story Ideas for Short Story Month

00:00 / 01:43

Summer Learning Challenge Overview