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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 May 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.

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.

Spring Into Stories: Brooklyn Public Library Children's Author and Illustrator Festival FREE
WHEN: Saturday, May. 4, 2-4pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library — Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Meet children’s book authors and illustrators and enjoy hands-on art and lively presentations in honor of the 100th anniversary of Children's Book Week.
WANT TO GO? 718-230-2100. bklynlibrary.org/locations/central.

Drag Queen Story Hour
WHEN: Saturday, May. 11, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Children's Museum, 145 Brooklyn Ave., Crown Heights, NY
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: This event features drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. 
WANT TO GO? $11. 718-735-4400. brooklynkids.org.

'Odd Gods' Author Event FREE
WHEN: Saturday, May. 18, 2pm
WHERE: Barnes & Noble - Park Slope, 267 7th Ave., Park Slope, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Join author David Slavin as he reads from his latest juvenile fiction book, Odd Gods
WANT TO GO? 718-832-9066. bn.com.

Let Me Hear A Rhyme FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, May. 21, 7pm
WHERE: Powerhouse Arena, 28 Adams St., Dumbo, NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Award-winning YA author Tiffany Jackson launches her new novel celebrating the culture and history of Brooklyn.
WANT TO GO? 718-666-3049. powerhousearena.com.

Family Time at BHS DUMBO - Storytelling FREE
WHEN: Saturday, May. 25, 10:30am-1:30pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO, 55 Water St., Dumbo, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Stay for a story time featuring a reading by an author, one of BHS’s educators, or a professional storyteller.
WANT TO GO? 718-222-4111. brooklynhistory.org.

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