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Story Time

Story Time with Wishing Chair Productions is a weekly "must" for children of all ages. You don’t want to miss Library Pete, Dr. Ev, and Mr. B as they sing, juggle, and read lots of wonderful books for your family.

Times and Location

Join us downtown for singing, juggling, dancing, and reading lots of books for the whole family. 

  • Tuesdays at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am
  • Children’s Theatre on the Main Library’s 2nd floor
  • Running Time: 30 minutes

Please double check the events calendar before visiting the library. 

How To Have Fun at Story Time

  • Please sit with your child.
  • Participate with your child. YOU are your child’s best teacher.
  • Stay behind the big rope.
  • To provide an allergen-free environment, food is no longer allowed in the theater.
  • If you or your children are fussy or disruptive, please leave the room until you feel better and return when you’re ready to be good listeners.
  • Silence and conceal your cell phones, computers, and iPads.
  • The Fire Marshall says: “Leave strollers in the designated area in the theater lobby.”


Social Stories


Download a Coloring Sheet

Color your own picture of Tommy Dog, Jimmy Giraffe, Coco, and Jahmbi. Bring it to story time! 

Download PDF

Puppet Friends

Tommy Dog, Coco, Jimmy Giraffe, and Jahmbi make frequent appearances at story time! Who knows who might show up in the Puppet House? 

Tommy Dog
Tommy Dog

Tommy Dog enjoys long walks in the park and makes his own delicious doggy biscuits. He loves to dig holes and tries to practice his harmonica every day.

Coco the Cow

Coco the Cow recently moooved home to Nashville to take care of her family farm after studying fashion design in Paris, France. She loves everything fashion, enjoys curating her large collection of hairbows and accessories, and makes the best chocolate milk in the region.

Jimmy the Giraffe
Jimmy Giraffe

Jimmy Giraffe is a graduate of Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Clown College. He loves bluegrass music, jumping on the trampoline, and snacks.

Jahmbi the Alpaca
Jahmbi the Alpaca

Jahmbi was born in the hills of Bogotá and migrated to Nashville due to the booming job market. Jahmbi has a soft spot in his heart for Lionel Richie, enjoys finding lost items in the grass, and loves a good password.