The Story Shop is a whimsical children's bookstore.


Discover a selection of new publications & classic favorites, for everyday reading & continued treasuring.

bookish merch

We offer toys for imaginative play,
as well as merchandise inspired by
the books we love.



Want an unforgettable setting for your next party or event? Choose our unique venue!

Story Time

Story Time is half an hour each day (45 minutes for the summer) where we read a chosen book aloud followed by an experiential element from the book. Story time is directed toward children ages 5-9, but all are welcome. Story Time is complementary.

"Around the World" Story Time: We will be traveling around the world through stories and activities. A new region will be explored each week. Children will receive personalized passports!

Tuesdays at 10:30 am or  Thursdays at 1:30 pm.

Please see our calendar for a complete travel schedule. 

Toddler Time: A slightly shorter program geared toward a more wiggly crowd, Toddler Time is Thursday & Friday mornings at 10:30 am.

Inclusive Story Time: The Story Shop is excited to offer a summer story time geared toward children will special needs. Come as you are, ready to read and have fun! We will have adapted stories, music and activities. Mondays at 10:30 am.

Volunteer to read with us.

See what we're reading.

Special Events

The Story Shop hosts at least one special event per month. These special events range in content from fun how-to's to educational events and book-themed events.

See upcoming special events & sign up.

Book Club

The Story Shop Book Club is for our middle grade readers and participation is decided by parental discretion. Upon registration, the participant will receive a copy of the book and background information about the book and the author.

Book Club is an experience, bringing the book to life through sight, taste, smell, etc., and meets once per month to discuss the chosen book. An extra meeting may be arranged for a field trip to a book related exhibit, play, or experience.

Learn more & join our book club.

Field Trips

Bring your class or afterschool group to the shop!

Come during regularly scheduled story times or we can arrange a private story time for your group on a Wednesday morning at 10:30am. Cost is $2.00 per child for a private story time.

Contact us for more information or to schedule your field trip.

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