Storytime at the Platform

July 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Durham Museum
801 S. 10th St
NE 68104
Included with Museum Admission (Free for Members!)

Join the museum team for some ocean exploration! Each week will feature a read aloud of an ocean themed book (on the half hour) followed by a craft led by one of the museum’s engaging educators. All ages are welcome! Storytime is included with museum admission. Reserve your admission time online or call (402) 444-5071.


June 2
Story: The Three Little Fish and the Big Bad Shark by Ken Geist
Activity: Shark Headband

June 9
Story: Field Trip to the Ocean Deep by John Hare
Activity: Paper Plate Submarine

June 16
Story: Blobbert’s Ocean Adventure by Tommy Knowles
Activity: Jellyfish Paper Bowl Craft

June 23
Story: Over in the Ocean: In a Coral Reef by Marianne Berkes
Activity: Coffee Filter Coral Reef

June 30
Story: A Whale in the Bathtub by Kylie Westaway
Activity: Whale Puppets

July 7
Story: Alba and the Ocean Cleanup by Lara Hawthorne
Activity: Ocean Pollution Experiment

July 14
Story: Way Down Deep in the Deep Blue Sea by Jan Peck
Activity: Ocean Sunset

July 21
Story: The Adventures of Myrtle the Turtle by Julie Jakeman
Activity: Myrtle the Turtle Paper Bowl Craft

July 28
Story: Inky the Octopus: The Offical Story of One Brave Octopus’ Daring Escape by Erin Guendelsberger
Activity: Paper Roll Octopus