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Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

Attend a local story hour on Long Island for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations!

Monday Mornings at Madoo FREE
WHEN: May. 20 - Sep. 16, select Mondays, 10-11am
WHERE: Madoo Conservancy, 618 Sagg Main St., Sagaponack, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The children’s librarians will read a story.
WANT TO GO? 631-537-0015. madoo.org.

STEM Storytime FREE
WHEN: Friday, Sep. 6, 4-4:45pm
WHERE: Wantagh Public Library, 3285 Park Avenue, Wantagh, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Explore scientific concepts through stories and fun experiements or activities. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-221-1200. wantaghlibrary.org.

Family Read a Book Day FREE
WHEN: Friday, Sep. 6, 10am-12pm or 1-4pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Families will be provided with special reading areas and can win prizes for reading. Register online. 
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

Storybook Stroll: 'The Giving Tree' by Shel Silverstein
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 7, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Open your ears this classic tale as you stroll the gardens and then create a craft. Ages 3-5.
WANT TO GO? $12; $10 seniors; $7 ages 7-17; free for children six and younger, and members, are free.. 516-252-3392. oldwestburygardens.org.

Bubbles-n-Books FREE
WHEN: Sep. 9 - 30, Mondays, 11:30am-12pm
WHERE: East Hampton Library, 159 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join the library for stories, songs, movement, and bubble fun with your little one! Ages birth-3 years. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0222. easthamptonlibrary.org.

Family Storytime FREE
WHEN: Sep. 9 - 23, Mondays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children ages 0-5 years and their caregivers are invited to listen to a variety of stories and songs.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Time For Kids: Pete the Cat FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 9, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy stories, music, activities, and a Pete the Cat craft. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Back to School Story and Craft FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 9, 5:30-6:15pm
WHERE: Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Ave., Bohemia, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Join the library to celebrate Back-to-School by enjoying a story and creating a craft. 
WANT TO GO? 631-567-5079. connetquotlibrary.org.

Teddy Bear Day FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 9, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Celebrate your cuddly friends with stories and a Teddy Bear Picnic! Registration required. Ages 3-5 years.
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Pajama Story Time FREE
WHEN: Sep. 10 - Oct. 15, Tuesdays, 6-6:30pm
WHERE: John Jermain Memorial Library, 201 Main St., Sag Harbor, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Snuggle up with a good book before bedtime at the library and feel free to come in your pajamas! Ages 2-5 years with an adult.
WANT TO GO? 631-725-0049. johnjermain.org.

Toddler Time FREE
WHEN: Sep. 11 - 25, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:15am
WHERE: East Hampton Library, 159 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Make new friends, share a story, and take time to play. Ages birth-3 years. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0222. easthamptonlibrary.org.

Be Kind Storytime FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 16, 4:30-5:15pm
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Peace and kindness stories can encourage children to be mindful of others. Registration required. Ages 4-7 years.
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Dog Days FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 16, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join A Time for Kids, Inc for this fun and fast paced preschool readiness program all about dogs. Activities will include music, movement, fine and gross motor development, crafts, and storytelling. For ages 18 months-5 years with adult.
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

Tiny Tots: Turtle Time FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 16, 7-8pm
WHERE: Amityville Public Library, 19 John St., Amityville, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: A Time for Kids brings activities for all youngsters to help develop small and large motor skills through stories song and active play. For children 18 months to 4 years. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 631-264-0567. amityvillepubliclibrary.org.

Back to School Storytime with Booker FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 17, 4:30-5:15pm
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Join Booker as you go back to school with stories and a craft. Registration required. Ages 5-7 years.
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Bilingual Birdies FREE
WHEN: Friday, Sep. 20, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Glen Cove Public Library, 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Bilingual Birdies encourages cross-cultural awareness through foreign language and live music. Using music, movement, dance, puppetry, and theatre-based games, you and your child will enjoy learning a new language. Ages 3-5.
WANT TO GO? 516-676-2130. glencovelibrary.org.

Curious George: A Reading by Sen. Todd Kaminsky FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 21, 12-1pm
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Hear Sen. Todd Kaminsky read Curious George!
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Celebrate Curious George! FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 21, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Celebrate Curious George with a short movie followed by a craft. Registration required. Ages 3-7 years.
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Sand Candles FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 21, 10-11:30am
WHERE: Caleb Smith State Park Preserve, 581 W Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Play with experiments using sand from the beach and learn a little something about the sand we walk on every day. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? 631-265-1054. https://parks.ny.gov/events/event.aspx?e=124-25924.0.

Mother Goose Time FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 24, 10:05-10:25am
WHERE: Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Please join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes. Registration required. Ages 9-23 months with an adult.
WANT TO GO? 516-766-2360. oceansidelibrary.com.

Toddler Time FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 24, 10:30-10:55am
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Please join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes. Registration required. Ages 24-35 months with an adult.
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

Just for Us FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 24, 11-11:30am
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes. Registration required. Ages 3-5.
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

Mother Goose Time FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 25, 10:15-10:35am
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes for children ages 9-23 months with an adult. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

Toddler Time FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 25, 10:40-11:05am
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes for ages 24-35 months with an adult. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

Just for Us FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 25, 1:30-2pm
WHERE: Oyster Bay East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Join the library for a stimulating mix of stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes for children 3-5 years old. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-922-1212. oysterbaylibrary.org.

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