Animal Tales: Dog/Cat, Alligators, Sloth/Chameleon

Animal Tales

Animal Tales is our weekly summer program where we read stories, play games, and do activities, then meet one of our local animal-carers to learn and ask questions. Join in the fun every Tuesday at 11 a.m. this summer!

Black and brown dog with orange kittenAmerican AlligatorTwo Toed Sloth


A blue dogDogs/Cats with Alachua County Animal Services. Facebook or Zoom 

Tuesday, June 1, 11 a.m. with Ms. Sylvia from Hawthorne Branch 



AlligatorAlligators with Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo. Facebook or Zoom

Tuesday, June 8, 11 a.m. with Ms. Crissy from Archer Branch



SlothSloth/Chameleon with Florida Museum of Natural History. Facebook or Zoom

Tuesday, June 15, 11 a.m. with Ms. Sammi from Newberry Branch



Thank you to our community partners for making these events possible!

Additional Books about Our Favorite Animals 

Cover of Can I Be Your Dog by Troy CummingsCover of Stay A Girl A Dog and A Bucket List Cover of Good Dog Carl by Alexandra Day Cover of Pete the Cat I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin Cover of Max the Brave by Ed Vere

Cover of There's An Alligator Under My Bed by Mercer MayerCover of An Extraordinary Egg by Leo LionniCover of Alans Big Scary Teeth by Jarvis Cover of Hooray For Amanda and Her Alligator by Mo Willems Cover of Snappsy the Alligator Did Not Ask To Be In This Book by Julie Falatko

Cover of Jasper and Ollie by Alex Willan Cover of Slowly, Slowly, Slowly said the Sloth by Eric Carle Cover of Sloth Slept On by Frann Preston-Gannon Cover of Snoozefest by Samantha BergerCover of A Color of His Own by Leo Lionni