Hickory – Story Time isn’t just for children. The Hickory Public Library is offering a new story time series focused on early literacy skills. This intergenerational story time is designed to engageNew! BIG Picture Story Time the LITTLES (children ages 3 to 5) and inform their families (the BIGs) of how to cultivate essential early literacy skills while encouraging a love for reading. Children 3-5 and their adults are invited to join La’Gentry Ross from the Children’s Resource Center & Catawba County Partnership for Children for our first BIG Picture Story Time on Friday, February 18th at 10:00 am. Bring your little and join us each Friday at 10:00 am throughout the months of February, March and April.

For more information, call 828-304-0500. Patrick Beaver Memorial Library is located at 375 3rd Street NE on the SALT Block. All library programs are free and open to the public.