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!

Pre-School Storytime FREE
WHEN: Oct. 2 - Nov. 6, 10/2, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6 1-1:30pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Stories, songs, and rhymes. Age 3.5-5.
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Story Tots
WHEN: Oct. 11 - Nov. 22, Fridays, 10-11am
WHERE: Nassau County Museum of Art, 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Begin with story time followed by an art project.
WANT TO GO? $5; free for members. 516-484-9337. nassaumuseum.org.

Friday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Nov. 1 - 15, Fridays, 10:15-11am
WHERE: Sayville Library, 88 Greene Ave., Sayville, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Build your child’s early literacy skills in this program that incorporates Every Child Ready to Read initiatives. Ages 3-5. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 631-589-4440. sayvillelibrary.org.

Storytime and Activities Featuring The Crayons' Christmas FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: See how Duncan, the crayons, and their families celebrate the season!
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

Storytime and Activities Featuring The Crayons' Christmas FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall/842 Sunrise Highway, Lake Grove/Bay Shore, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Find out how Duncan, the crayons, and their families celebrate the season.
WANT TO GO? barnesandnoble.com.

Storybook Stroll-- 'Make Way for Ducklings' by Robert McCloskey
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Open your ears this classic tale as you stroll the gardens and then create a unique take home craft. Ages 3-5.
WANT TO GO? $12; $10 seniors 62 and older and students with valid ID; $7 children 7-17; free for members & children 6 and younger. 516-252-3392. oldwestburygardens.org.

Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Sesame Street Friends FREE
WHEN: Nov. 3 - 24, 11/3, 11/17, 11/24, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Join Barnes and Noble to read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory growth for your little ones.
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Sesame Street Friends FREE
WHEN: Nov. 3 - 24, 11/3, 11/17, 11/24, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall/842 Sunrise Highway, Lake Grove/Bay Shore, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Join Barnes and Noble to read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory growth for your little ones.
WANT TO GO? barnesandnoble.com.

Family Pre-School Hour with A TIME FOR KIDS, INC. FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling, and a craft. Ages 18 months through pre-school age. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Diary of Wimpy Kid ' Wrecking Ball' Release Party FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7-8pm
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Celebrate the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series with the release of its latest book, Wrecking Ball! Ages 8-12. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Princess Party Presented by Royal Events Princess Parties FREE
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 8, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Freeport Public Library, 144 W. Merrick Road, Freeport, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Meet Princesses Elsa and Anna in this interactive storytime. The royal princesses will be at the library to read you a story and to take pictures with you.
WANT TO GO? 516-379-3274. freeportlibrary.info.

Family Fun Time FREE
WHEN: Nov. 8 - 22, Fridays, 10am
WHERE: Hicksville Public Library, 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy an interactive hour with your preschooler featuring singing, dancing, storytelling, a craft, and more. Ages 1 1/2-4. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-931-1417. hicksvillelibrary.org.

Storytime and Activities Featuring The Monster at the End of This Book and People in Your Neighborhood FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 9, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall/842 Sunrise Highway, Lake Grove/Bay Shore , NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join Barnes and Noble for storytime and activities featuring beloved Sesame Street characters.
WANT TO GO? barnesandnoble.com.

Preschool Storycraft FREE
WHEN: Nov. 12 - 26, Tuesdays, 11am
WHERE: Hicksville Public Library, 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: A delightful half hour of stories, songs, and a simple craft. Ages 3-5. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-931-1417. hicksvillelibrary.org.

stART (Story + Art): 'Fresh Fall Leaves' by Betsy Franco
WHEN: Nov. 12 - 14, Tuesday and Thursday, 11:30am-12pm
WHERE: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Learn about fun ways to play in colorful, fall leaves. After the story create a miniature autumn tree sculpture to take home!
WANT TO GO? $14 museum admission plus $4; free museum admission plus $3 for members. 516-224-5800. licm.org.

Scarecrow Storytime and Craft FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4-5pm
WHERE: East Hampton Library, 159 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Miss Linda reads fall stories, followed by a paper bag scarecrow craft. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0222. easthamptonlibrary.org.

Tiny Tots Storytime FREE
WHEN: Nov. 13 - 27, Wednesdays, 11am
WHERE: Hicksville Public Library, 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Twenty minutes of age appropriate songs and stories for young children. Ages 2-3. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-931-1417. hicksvillelibrary.org.

Author Reading and Craft FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 14, 4-5pm
WHERE: East Hampton Library, 159 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Enjoy a reading from Story Glass, the new Middle Grade Chapter book by Billy Baldwin, followed by a discussion of the book.
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0222. easthamptonlibrary.org.

Storytime and Activities Featuring Jack Frost vs. the Abominable Snowman FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 16, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: A thrilling adventure awaits as you pick your path and decide how the story Jack Frost vs. the Abominable Snowman unfolds!
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

Reader's Theater FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4:15-5:30pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Act out a classic children's story for parents, caregivers, and siblings! Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Tot's Night Out
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 7-8pm
WHERE: Island Trees Public Library, 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Interactive fun includes singing, dancing, storytelling, a fun craft, and more! Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-731-2211. Islandtreespubliclibrary.org.

stART (Story + Art): 'Maisy's Thanksgiving' by Lucy Cousins
WHEN: Nov. 19 - 21, Tuesday and Thursday 11:30am-12pm
WHERE: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Hear this story about making Thanksgiving dinner and then create a pretend “meal” to take home! Ages 3-5. 
WANT TO GO? $14 museum admission plus $4; free museum admission plus $3 for members. 516-224-5800. licm.org.

Teddy Bear Story Time FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 20, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Freeport Public Library, 144 W. Merrick Road, Freeport, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children ages 2 to 6, and a parent are invited to wear their pajamas and bring a favorite teddy bear to this story program.
WANT TO GO? 516-379-3274. freeportlibrary.info.

Storytime and Activities Featuring Anna, Elsa and the Secret River and Frozen 2 Little Golden Book FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 23, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Get ready for Frozen 2 with these two new books featuring the magic and adventure of the new movie.
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

Storytime and Activities Featuring Anna, Elsa and the Secret River and Frozen 2 Little Golden Book FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 23, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall/842 Sunrise Highway, Lake Grove/Bay Shore, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Get ready for Frozen 2 with these two new books featuring the magic and adventure of the new movie.
WANT TO GO? barnesandnoble.com.

stART (Story + Art): 'Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message'
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 26, 11:30am-12pm
WHERE: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Mother Earth provides us with so many things to be thankful for like healthy, colorful fruits and vegetables. After the story use paint to create beautiful multicolored corn to take home!
WANT TO GO? $14 museum admission plus $4; free museum admission plus $3 for members. 516-224-5800. licm.org.

Author Event: Jan Brett 'The Tale of the Tiger Slippers' FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 30, 10am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Meet #1 bestselling and beloved children's author and illustrator Jan Brett. 
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

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