Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this August

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this August

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

Shake, Rattle, & Read: Music & Movement for Infants and Toddlers FREE
WHEN: Jul. 2 - Aug. 27, Mondays, 12:15pm
WHERE: Glen Oaks Library, 256-04 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and books.
WANT TO GO? 718-831-8636.

Pajama Storytime FREE
WHEN: Jul. 5 - Aug. 30, Thursdays, 6pm
WHERE: Hollis Library, 202-05 Hillside Ave., Hollis, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy stories, finger plays, juice, cookies, and fun! Feel free to dress children in slippers and pajamas and bring a favorite stuffed animal.
WANT TO GO? 718-465-7355.

Early Childhood Summer Reading: Parachutes and Play FREE
WHEN: Friday, Aug. 3, 11am
WHERE: Queens Village Library, 94-11 217 St., Queens Village, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children ages newborn to 5 and their caregivers are welcome to join in a storytime and have fun with creative and parachute playtime for this summer reading program.

Storytime & Craft
WHEN: Aug. 4 - 5, 11am
WHERE: Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main St., Flushing, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Parents can bring their little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural worlds found at QBG; followed by a botanically themed craft activity. Ages 10 and younger
WANT TO GO? 718-886-3800.

Campfire Storytime FREE
WHEN: Aug. 7 - 28, Tuesdays, 3pm
WHERE: Peninsula Library, 92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd., Rockaway Beach, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Summer themed stories, songs, and a fun activity. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? 718-634-1110.

Build A Bear Sleepover Storytime FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 7, 5pm
WHERE: Richmond Hill Library, 118-14 Hillside Ave., Richmond Hill, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Kids can wear their pajamas to for a special evening storytime, where they can also build a bear. Registration required. Ages 2-6.
WANT TO GO? 718-849-7150.

End of Summer Reading Party K-2: Libraries Rock Cookie Decoration! FREE
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 13, 2:30pm
WHERE: Queens Village Library, 94-11 217 St., Queens Village, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Children in kindergarten to second grade can participate in a Library Rocks end of summer reading party with cookie decoration and party activities.

Summer Reading Carnival FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 15, 3pm
WHERE: Broadway Library, 40-20 Broadway, Long Island City, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Celebrate a summer filled with reading and fun! Enjoy games, crafts, and face painting. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 718-721-2462.

Pajama Storytime and Stuffed Animal Sleepover FREE
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 20, 6:30pm
WHERE: Ozone Park Library, 92-24 Rockaway Blvd., Ozone Park, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Kids can wear their pajamas to storytime and bring their favorite stuffed friend. They will share books and art and then stuffed animals will stay for a library sleepover, and pick up their friend the next day and find out about their overnight adventures in the library!
WANT TO GO? 718-845-3127.

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