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!

Weekly Story Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 2 - 31, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10am
WHERE: Barnes and Noble- Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Road, Carle Place, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Kids will love the fantastic stories and the activities that accompany readings.
WANT TO GO? 516-741-9850. barnesandnoble.com.

On the Go Storytime FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 3, 6-6:45pm
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Come listen to some stories and create a fun transportation craft.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Story Tots (3-5 years)
WHEN: Jan. 4 - 25, Fridays, 10am
WHERE: Nassau County Museum of Art, 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Listen to story books read aloud and nurture creative expression while exploring various art materials and processes.
WANT TO GO? $5 with admission: $12; $8 seniors; $4 children ages 4-12. 516-484-9337. nassaumuseum.org.

Preschool Storybook Art! (Age 3-5)
WHEN: Jan. 4 - 25, Fridays, 4:15-5pm
WHERE: Key to My Art East Rockaway!, 131 Main St., East Rockaway, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: We'll read a fun, interactive story, talk about the characters, plot and illustration, and then get creative - making a project to go with the story!
WANT TO GO? $24. 516-218-2920. keytomyart.com.

Welcome Winter FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 5, 10-10:45am
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Celebrate the winter season with a special story and some chilly art activities.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Snowy, Blowy Winter FREE
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 7, 6:30-7:15pm
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Listen to a fun winter story and make an array of cool crafts.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Pre-School Story Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 7 - 29, Mondays, 10-10:30am; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:15-1:45pm
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: It's time for a little independence and to meet new friends.
WANT TO GO? 631-941-4080. emmaclark.org.

After School Storytime FREE
WHEN: Jan. 7 - 28, Mondays, 4:45-5:30pm
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Escape after school with a good book and a craft.
WANT TO GO? 631-941-4080. emmaclark.org.

Toddler Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 8 - 22, Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Share stories, songs, playtime, and lots of fun.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Family Preschool Hour FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 8, 11am
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling, and a craft!
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Tot Storytime FREE
WHEN: Jan. 8 - 29, Tuesdays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: The class themes are designed to stimulate and reinforce all that your toddler enjoys about life.
WANT TO GO? 631.941.4080. emmaclark.org.

Stories for 2's & 3's FREE
WHEN: Jan. 9 - 23, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy stories, songs, and an art activity with your child.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Toddler Tales FREE
WHEN: Jan. 9 - 16, Wednesdays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Have fun listening to stories and singing songs that will enhance early literacy skills.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Wacky Wednesday FREE
WHEN: Jan. 9 - 16, Wednesdays,1-1:45pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Join for some wacky stories and crafts.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Facts & Fiction Story Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 10 - 31, Thursdays, 4:45-5:15pm
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Your child will enjoy stories, along with cool facts, trivia, crafts, games, and activities.
WANT TO GO? 631.941.4080. emmaclark.org.

Dynamic Kids NY: 'Should Elephant Share His Ice Cream? FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 12, 10:30-11:45am
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Mo Willems’ story comes to life as we help Elephant Gerald, decide if he should share his ice cream with his best pal, Piggie.
WANT TO GO? 631-941-4080. emmaclark.org.

January Jubilee FREE
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 14, 11:15am-12pm, 1-1:45pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Come in from the cold and join us for stories, crafts, and fun.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Crumpled Paper Art FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 16, 4-5pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Listen to the story Ish by Peter H. Reynolds, and show your creativity with this fun art activity.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

Page Turners FREE
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 18, 6-7pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Join a book club where you get a vote on which books are read!
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Time For Twos FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 10-10:45am, 11:15am-12pm
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: A play-based class focusing on literacy, music, fingerplay, and simple stories!
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Glow in the Dark Storytime FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 4:15pm
WHERE: Mineola Memorial Library, 195 Marcellus Road, Mineola, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join for a special story time with glow-in-the dark stories and activities. Wear something white or fluorescent so you will glow too!
WANT TO GO? 516-746-8488 . mineolalibrary.info.

Let It Snow FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 26, 10-10:45am
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Listen to a delightful snow story and make a variety of snowy crafts.
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

Groundhog Day Storytime FREE
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 28, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Celebrate Groundhog Day with stories, songs, and a groundhog craft!
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

Graphic Novel Club FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 7-8pm
WHERE: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Join us for snacks and a discussion of the first book in the Pokemon Adventures manga series by Hidenori Kusaka.
WANT TO GO? 631-273-7883. brentwoodnylibrary.org.

S.T.E.A.M Story Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 30 - 31, Wednesday, 10-10:45am; Thursday, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach, New York
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy a story time with a technology twist!
WANT TO GO? 631-585-9393. middlecountrypubliclibrary.org.

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