Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Once upon a time...attend a story time event for kids and families in Brooklyn in February for page-turning tales.

Saturday Author Story Time FREE
WHEN: Jan. 19 - Dec. 28, Saturdays, 11:30am
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Authors and illustrators present their new books with interactive readings and drawings, and often activities and crafts too.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

Story Play FREE
WHEN: Feb. 1 - 22, Fridays, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library Williamsburg branch, 240 Division Ave. , Williamsburg, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: During this program the group will read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and play with toys.
WANT TO GO? 718-302-3485. bklynlibrary.org.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 23, Saturdays, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Eastern Parkway Branch, 1044 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Check out the children's side of the library for story time. 
WANT TO GO? 718-953-4225. bklynlibrary.org.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 23, Saturdays, 10-10:30am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library McKinley Park branch , 6802 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Dyker Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.
WANT TO GO? 718-748-8001. bklynlibrary.org.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, Saturdays, 2-2:30pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library Williamsburgh Branch , 240 Division Ave. , Williamsburgh, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.
WANT TO GO? 718-302-3485. bklynlibrary.org.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 23, Saturdays, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Kensington branch, 4207 18th Ave., Kensington, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy both old favorites and new stories!
WANT TO GO? 718-436-0545. bklynlibrary.org.

Saturday Storytime! FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 23, Saturdays, 11:30am-12pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Spring Creek Branch, 12143 Flatlands Ave., East New York, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Hear great tales read aloud.
WANT TO GO? 718-257-6571. bklynlibrary.org.

Story Time: Daniel Stewart FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 11:30am, 1:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Daniel Stewart will present his new book, Jeffery’s Outer Space Adventure.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

The Great New York Subway Map
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 24, Saturdays and Sundays, 1:30-2:30pm
WHERE: New York Transit Museum, 99 Schermerhorn St. , Brooklyn Heights , NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Listen to Emiliano Ponzi’s The Great New York Subway Map, then make your own map for the train routes of the future.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 children ages 2-17. 718-694-1600. nytransitmuseum.org.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 23, Saturdays, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Crown Heights Branch, 560 New York Ave., Crown Heights , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Librarians will read stories aloud.
WANT TO GO? 718-773-1180. bklynlibrary.org.

Sunday Bookseller Story Time FREE
WHEN: Feb. 3 - Dec. 29, Sundays, 11:30am
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 632 Flatbush Ave., Prospect Lefferts Gardens, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Greenlight staff choose their favorite read-alouds to share with young booklovers.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

Preschool Storytime with RIF FREE
WHEN: Feb. 5 - 26, Tuesdays, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library McKinley Park branch , 6802 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Dyker Heights, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Enjoy a story time with a Reading Is Fundamental book distribution.
WANT TO GO? 718-748-8001. bklynlibrary.org.

Babies and Books FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 6, Wednesdays, 10-10:30am, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Brooklyn Central Library , 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.
WANT TO GO? 718-230-2100. bklynlibrary.org.

Toddler Time FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 11-11:30 am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Crown Heights Branch, 560 New York Ave., Crown Heights , NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: A special half-hour of stories, rhymes, and songs at this fun and educational program.
WANT TO GO? 718-773-1180. bklynlibrary.org.

Babies & Books FREE
WHEN: Feb. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 11-11:45am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Crown Heights Branch, 560 New York Ave., Crown Heights , NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: A special half-hour of stories, rhymes, and songs geared towards young children who are not yet walking.
WANT TO GO? 718-773-1180. bklynlibrary.org.

Babies & Books with RIF FREE
WHEN: Feb. 7 - 28, Thursdays, 10-11am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library- McKinley Park Branch , 6802 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Dyker Heights, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: A fun story time for babies with a Reading Is Fundamental book distribution.
WANT TO GO? 718-748-8001. bklynlibrary.org.

Story Play FREE
WHEN: Feb. 7 - 28, Thursdays, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Crown Heights Branch, 560 New York Ave., Crown Heights , NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Enjoy stories, rhymes, and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program.
WANT TO GO? 718-773-1180. bklynlibrary.org.

Story Time: Sharee Miller FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 9, 11:30am and 1:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Beloved Brooklyn author Sharee Miller (author of Princess Hair) presents a new book about the appreciation of black hair, Don't Touch My Hair!
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

Story Time: T.L. McBeth FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 16, 11:30am and 1:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: McBeth reads from Robot in Love and leads participants in a drawing and coloring activity. 
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

PLG Young Readers Book Group FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 20, 5:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore PLG, 632 Flatbush Ave., Prospect Lefferts Garden, NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: For February, the group discusses The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

The History of the Underground Railroad
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 20, Sessions at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, and 4pm
WHERE: Staten Island Children's Museum, 1000 Richmond Ave., Staten Island, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Enjoy special presentations and art workshops to explore how this hidden resistance movement helped lead thousands of slaves to freedom. 
WANT TO GO? $8; free for children younger than 1. 718-273-2060. sichildrensmuseum.org.

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 21, 4-5pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Central Library , 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Librarians read aloud to children, lead a craft activity, and give kids a free copy of one of Keats's books.
WANT TO GO? 718-230-2100. bklynlibrary.org.

GAME ON! and RIF Book Club FREE
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 22, 3-4pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Eastern Parkway Branch, 1044 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Play with board games and get free books.
WANT TO GO? 718-953-4225. bklynlibrary.org.

Story Time: Jessie Sima FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 23, 11:30am and 1:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: When a small robot named Z discovers a message in a bottle signed “Love, Beatrice,” they decide to find out what “love” means.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

FG Young Readers Book Group FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 5:30pm
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: For February, the group discusses The Girl Who Married a Skull and Other African Stories edited by Kel McDonald.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. Greenlightbookstore.com.

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