Story Time

Infant Lap-Sit

  • Time:  Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m.
  • Suggested Age:  Babies (0-15 months suggested age) and caregivers(s). All babies must be accompanied by an adult lap.
  • Cost:  A FREE library program for fun and information.
  • For caregivers and babies. A program lasting apprx. 30 minutes, it offers a developmental experience focusing on music, simple stories, rhymes, and lap-sit movement.

Toddler Storytime

  • Time:  Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m.
  • Suggested Age: 16 months – 3 years
  • Cost:  A FREE library program for fun and information.
  • This 45 minute program is intended to provide a special opportunity for parent & child bonding. It begins with a structured variety of stories, music and movement. It ends with an unstructured time for toddler play to begin practicing social skills in a warm, storytime environment. Parents will be able to converse, share ideas and experiences, and offer encouragement one to another while navigating this exciting time in a child’s life.

Preschool Storytime

  • Time:  Mondays and Thursdays at 10:15 a.m.
  • Suggested Age:  3-5 years
  • Cost:  A FREE library program for fun and information.
  • Each program lasts apprx. 30 minutes. Designed for the child and their caregiver to share quality time together and promote learning and literacy. It includes stories, gentle movement, music and rhymes.

First Grade Visits in October

Every October, Marshall Public Library is happily overrun by first graders! Why? October is the month when all the elementary schools in our district bring their 1st grade students to the library for a special story time, a tour of the library, and a chance to check out a book.

Marshall Public Library

113 South Garfield Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho  83204
Phone:  208-232-1263

Did You Know?

Pocatello’s first free public library was opened by the Women’s Civic club on November 25, 1905.