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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!

Blind Date with a Book! FREE
WHEN: Feb. 1 - Mar. 15, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9am–9pm Wednesday 11am–9pm; Friday 9am–5pm; Saturday 9am–5pm; Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm
WHERE: Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave., Baldwin, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Check your book out, then take it home to unwrap. Will it be a romance, mystery, thriller?
WANT TO GO? 516-223-6228. baldwinpl.org.

A Visit from Rapunzel with Long Island Royal Events FREE
WHEN: Friday, Mar. 1, 1-2pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy story time and a meet-and-greet with the famous princess!
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss FREE
WHEN: Friday, Mar. 1, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Glen Cove Library, 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join a Dr. Seuss birthday celebration with stories, crafts, and special fun!
WANT TO GO? 516-676-2130. glencovelibrary.org.

Dr. Seuss Story Craft FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 2, 10:15-11am
WHERE: Lynbrook Public Library, 56 Eldert St., Lynbrook, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Celebrate with stories and a fun craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-599-8630. lynbrooklibrary.org .

Oobleck
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 3, 1-5pm
WHERE: Maritime Explorium, 101 E. Broadway , Port Jefferson, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Celebrate Dr Seuss's birthday by investigating oobleck and all it can do.
WANT TO GO? $5 per person; free for members and children younger 1 . 631-331-3277. maritimeexplorium.org.

'The Cat in the Hat' FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 3, 1-3pm
WHERE: Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join for an afternoon with The Cat in the Hat stories and activities. 
WANT TO GO? 631-271-1442. craftreeclasses.com.

Read Across America
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 3, 12-3pm
WHERE: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Ave., Garden City, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Meet Daniel Tiger and Pete the Cat as you join in on afternoon story times!
WANT TO GO? $14; $13 seniors; free for children younger than 1. 516-224-5800. licm.org.

A Very Special Story Time, Music & Craft w/Author Chris Warren FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 3, 11:30am
WHERE: The Dolphin Bookshop, 299 Main St., Port Washington, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Author Chris Warren will read and play music. Then, children make a craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-767-2650. thedolphinbookshop.com.

Tiny Tots Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 4 - 25, select Mondays, 11-11:20am
WHERE: Hicksville Public Library, 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Check out age-appropriate songs and stories.
WANT TO GO? 516-931-1417. hicksvillelibrary.org.

Babytime/Circletime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 5 - Apr. 9, Tuesdays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Island Trees Public Library, 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: This program includes songs, story time, and simple movement followed by free play and bubbles!
WANT TO GO? 516-731-2211. islandtreespubliclibrary.org.

Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Island Trees Public Library, 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join Miss Amanda for songs and crafts.
WANT TO GO? 516-731-2211. islandtreespubliclibrary.org.

Separation Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 12:15-1:15pm
WHERE: Island Trees Public Library, 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Have fun with songs and crafts.
WANT TO GO? 516-731-2211. islandtreespubliclibrary.org.

Toddler Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 6 - 20, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:15am
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Sessions include stories, songs, finger plays, music, playtime, and professionals who will answer child development questions.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

B.A.R.K. - Books Are Read to K-9's FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Mar. 6, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Come read some stories to a trained therapy dog.
WANT TO GO? 631-941-4080. emmaclark.org.

Story Time FREE
WHEN: Mar. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 11-11:30am
WHERE: Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave., Baldwin, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enhance your child's early literacy skills with stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-223-6228. baldwinpl.org.

Pajama Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 7 - Apr. 11, Thursdays, 7:15pm
WHERE: Levittown Public Library, 1 Bluegrass Lane, Levittown, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Enjoy stories, songs, and activities for the whole family.
WANT TO GO? 516-731-5728. levittownpl.org .

Family Storytime FREE
WHEN: Mar. 11 - 25, Mondays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Listen to a variety of stories and songs.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Elementary Storytime: Paddington Bear FREE
WHEN: Monday, Mar. 11, 4-4:45pm
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Enjoy reading an excerpt from Paddington Bear and create a craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Tot's Night Out FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 12, 7-8pm
WHERE: Island Trees Public Library, 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Get ready for singing, dancing, storytelling, a fun craft! 
WANT TO GO? 516-731-2211. islandtreespubliclibrary.org.

Family Pre-School Hour: Tots Night Out with A Time for Kids, Inc. FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Mar. 14, 7-8pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling, and a craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Playhooray FREE
WHEN: Mar. 14 - 28, Thursdays, 10am
WHERE: Hicksville Public Library, 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Sing, dance, and play with your baby.
WANT TO GO? 516-931-1417. hicksvillelibrary.org.

St. Patrick's Day Story Time & Craft FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 17, 11:30am
WHERE: The Dolphin Bookshop, 299 Main St., Port Washington, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Hear The Luckiest St. Patrick's Day Ever by Teddy Slater then make a fun craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-767-2650. thedolphinbookshop.com.

Little Playmates FREE
WHEN: Mar. 22 - 29, Fridays, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Enjoy unstructured play that ends with a short story time. 
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Art Happening FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 23, 10am and 11:15am
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Explore a variety of art media and a story.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Spring Has Sprung FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 26, 4pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Listen to great stories and create springtime decorations.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

Brownies for Bedtime FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Mar. 28, 5-7pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, Centereach , 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Paul Rodriguez reads his story Brownies for Bedtime.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. mcplibrary.org.

Graphic Novel Book Club FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Mar. 28, 7-8pm
WHERE: Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave., Baldwin, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Check out a graphic novel, read it at home, and discuss over pizza.
WANT TO GO? 516-223-6228. baldwinpl.org.

The Great Play Date FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 30, 10am-12pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Talk, sing, read, and play at the library.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

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