Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

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

'Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True' Storytime FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 2, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Follow Uni and the little girl who believes in unicorns, as they finally meet and work together to save a magical land and its inhabitants.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341. barnesandnoble.com.

A Visit With Arthur the Aardvark FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 9, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Stop by and say hello to Arthur the Aardvark.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341. barnesandnoble.com.

'How to Catch a Monster' Storytime FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 9, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Parents and children will love this fun, inventive picture book, which reminds us that things aren't always as scary as they seem.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341. barnesandnoble.com.

David Houston Performs: Mark Twain Telling Tales
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 10, 2:30pm
WHERE: Coe Hall-Planting Fields, 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A lecture on the nature of comedy and wit, with notes on Twain’s early development as a writer taken from essays and stories, and fully dramatized readings of the short stories The Golden ArmThe Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, and the famous white washing scene from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
WANT TO GO? $5; free for children younger than 12. 516-922-8688. plantingfields.org.

Daycare Storytime FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 12, 10am
WHERE: Roosevelt Public Library, 27 W. Fulton Ave., Roosevelt, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy stories and songs. Call or visit to register.
WANT TO GO? 516-378-0222. rooseveltlibrary.org.

Family Preschool Hour FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 13, 11am
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling and a craft with our friends from A TIME FOR KIDS, INC.
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

'Otto’s Special Pumpkin' - Animated Storytime FREE
WHEN: Sep. 16 - Oct. 31, daily, 8am-6pm
WHERE: Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The story explores Otto’s relationship with friends Spider and Bat and the importance of respecting each other’s differences. Please bring donations of non-perishable food items for Long Island Cares.
WANT TO GO? 516-334-0066. hicksnurseries.com.

'Princesses Wear Pants' Storytime FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 16, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join the unflappable Princess Penelope Pineapple as she finds a clever way to get the job done while staying true to herself. Activities to follow.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341. barnesandnoble.com.

Bookworm Buddies
WHEN: Sep. 21 - 22, Thursday-Friday, 11am-1pm
WHERE: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Ave., Garden City, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Celebrate reading this school year by creating your own bookworm buddy to read along with at home.
WANT TO GO? $13; $12 seniors 65 and older; free for children younger than 1. 516-224-5800. licm.org.

'Big Words for Little Geniuses' Storytime FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 23, 11am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: In this clever picture book by James and Sue Patterson, each letter of the alphabet provides an impressive new word for children to learn.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341. barnesandnoble.com.

Storytime & Craft with Author Billy Bloom: 'Walter & the Wallet' FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 24, 11:30am
WHERE: The Dolphin Bookshop, 299 Main St., Port Washington, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Walter Whippingdale is having the worst day of his life. Walter spots a wallet lying in the street…a wallet bursting with cash. Suddenly, his terrible day is about to change. But how?
WANT TO GO? 516-767-2650. thedolphinbookshop.com.

Tiny Tots Storytime FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 27, 11am
WHERE: Floral Park Public Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Stories, rhymes, songs, and a simple craft for little ones.
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

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