Red Balloon Bookshop
- 891 Grand Ave St. Paul
They open at 10am and it can get crowded for any of their story times for assorted ages on weekdays.Try and get there early! Angela tells stories, sings, and has puppets.
- Wed. 10:30 am Storytime for 3 and up
- Thurs. 10:30 am Storytime for birth to 3
They also have many special events and occasional weekend story times. Check out the website for more details.
Wild Rumpus Book Store
2720 West 43rd St. Mpls
Story 'Tail Time' is on Mondays at 10:30am. They do have all kinds of animals that roam the store, including real chickens that lay eggs. It's a hoot! Be prepared for cats to sleep in your empty infant seats!
Choo Choo Bob's Train Store
2050 Marshall Avenue, St. Paul
A great store for your little train enthusiast! The store is very child-friendly, with many train tables that young kids can play with, while you browse their extensive collection of train related toys and items. They also have a TV program at 9am on Saturdays on channel 45. You can check out full episodes on YouTube as well. Selected Tuesday and Saturday they have storytime at 10am. If you are lucky the owner will be wearing his engineer outfit!