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Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this September

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this September

Attend a local story hour in Queens for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations!

Picture Book Time FREE
WHEN: Jun. 12 - Dec. 18, Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm
WHERE: Queens Library: Richmond Hill, 118-14 Hillside Ave., , NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Join for stories, songs, finger plays, and simple crafts.
WANT TO GO? 718-849-7150. queenslibrary.org/branch/Richmond-Hill.

Bookcycle Storytime FREE
WHEN: Aug. 8 - Sep. 26, Thursdays, 3:30-4:00pm
WHERE: Murray Park, 45 Ave., 45 Rd. bet. 11 St. and 21 St., Long Island City, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy a storytime and sing-along on the lawn at Murray Park. The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books.
WANT TO GO? https://nycgovparks.org/parks/murray-playground/map.

Picture Book Time FREE
WHEN: Aug. 9 - Jan. 31, Fridays, 10:15-11:15am
WHERE: Queens Library - Ozone Park Branch, 92-24 Rockaway Boulevard, Ozone Park, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Children ages 4 and under and their parents or other adult caregivers are welcome for storytelling, music, and games. 
WANT TO GO? 7188453127.

Tell Me a Story FREE
WHEN: Aug. 14 - Dec. 11, Wednesdays, 3:30-4:00pm
WHERE: Pomonok Library, 158-21 Jewel Ave., Flushing, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: This is a storytime program for ages 3-9.
WANT TO GO? 718-591-4343. queenslibrary.org.

American Girl Doll Fan Club: Kaya and the Nez Perce Indians FREE
WHEN: Sep. 3 - 24, Tuesdays, 3:30-5:00pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Howard Beach Branch, 92-06 156 Ave., Howard Beach, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Delve into the books, time periods, and dolls from the American Girl series. The library will provide copies of "Meet Kaya" by Janet Shaw. The fan club will read the book and discuss it and also do crafts and activities.  
WANT TO GO? 718-641-7086. queenslibrary.org/branch/Howard-Beach.

Mother Goose Time FREE
WHEN: Sep. 4 - 25, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00am
WHERE: Queens Library - North Hills Branch, 57-04 Marathon Pkwy., Little Neck, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Children ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, and finger plays. 
WANT TO GO? 718-225-3550. queenslibrary.org/branch/North-Hills.

Baby and Me (in Spanish) FREE
WHEN: Sep. 6 - Oct. 11, Fridays, 11:00am-12:30pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Corona Branch, 38-23 104 St., Corona, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Babies ages 0-12 months, and their adult caregivers, share simple stories, songs, and bouncing rhymes, and play with educational toys and games. 
WANT TO GO? 718-426-2844. queenslibrary.org/branch/Corona.

Playdate for Babies and Toddlers: Alphabet Edition FREE
WHEN: Sep. 7 - 28, Saturdays, 11:00am-12:00pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Howard Beach Branch, 92-06 156 Ave., Howard Beach, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Your little ones can play and socialize as we sing songs and read a story on different themes. 
WANT TO GO? 718-641-7086. queenslibrary.org/branch/Howard-Beach.

Toddler STEM: Drip, Drop, Water FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 7, 10:00am-11:00pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Douglaston-Little Neck Branch, 249-01 Northern Blvd., Little Neck, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children ages 2 to 7 and their caregivers are welcome to join in a water-themed STEM program and storytime. 
WANT TO GO? 718-225-8414. queenslibrary.org/branch/Douglaston/Little-Neck.

Back to School: Paul Goble, author and illustrator FREE
WHEN: Monday, Sep. 9, 4:00-5:00pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Poppenhusen Branch, 121-23 14 Ave., College Point, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Learn about this writer of Native American folktales, hear some of his books, and do a simple activity.
WANT TO GO? 718-359-1102. queenslibrary.org/branch/Poppenhusen.

Roald Dahl Day FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 10, 4:00-5:00pm
WHERE: Prospect Park Peninsula, Well House Drive, Flatbush, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Celebrating the author of Matilda and James and the Giant Peach at a birthday on the creator's behalf. For ages 6-12.
WANT TO GO? 718-965-8951. prospectpark.org.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month: The Magical Song of Sona and Dora FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 24, 4:00-5:00pm
WHERE: Queens Library - Langston Hughes Branch, 100-01 Northern Blvd., Corona, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy the story of Sona and Dora, two coquis (tiny tree frogs) from Puerto Rico who go out in search of the magic that will save their lives.
WANT TO GO? 718-651-1100. queenslibrary.org/branch/Langston-Hughes.

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