Raise a Reader at Sharkey’s Storytime! The Pumpkin Patch. What would autumn be without seeing large, orange pumpkins? Check out our selection of pumpkin-themed books at storytime! When Wednesday, October 25th — 10:30 am to 11:15 am Where Program Room 1017 Enjoy books, songs and activities that enhance early literacy skills. Recommended for children ages 3 – 5 years with their caregivers. This event is part of the Raise a Reader, Sharkey's Storytime series.