Symphony storytimes introduce children to symphony instruments in a fun format that pairs literature and music. Oregon Symphony musicians are featured in the program, which includes music, education, and stories. Each session focuses on one of the instrument families, including strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion. At the end of the storytimes, kids can try out the instruments. The Oregon Symphony musicians will appear as follows: September 10, Gayle Budd O’Grady on cello, September 16, Karen Wagner on oboe, September 24, Dave Bamonte on trumpet, and September 30, Michael Roberts on percussion. This series is made possible by the Friends of the Library.