Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in February

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in February

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story times for children in NYC this February, including story times across the borough and character visits at Strand Book Store in Union Square.

Stories & Songs FREE
WHEN: Jan. 9 - Mar. 6, Wednesdays, 9:40-10:20am, 10:30-11:10am, and 11:20am-12pm
WHERE: Battery Park City Parks, 6 River Terrace, Battery Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Share the experience of live musical performance and creative storytelling.
WANT TO GO? 212-267-9700. bpcparks.org.

Bryant Park Read-to-Skate StoryTime FREE
WHEN: Jan. 12 - Feb. 23, 12-1pm
WHERE: Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park, Between West 40th and 42nd Streets, Fifth and Sixth Avenues, Midtown, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Read books with Cali Co Cat and earn a free skate rental! Free books at every event.
WANT TO GO? 212-768-4242. wintervillage.org.

A Story to Be Held: Bookbinding
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 3, 10am-12:30pm and 2-5pm
WHERE: Children's Museum of Manhattan, 212 W. 83rd St., Upper West Side, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Learn the art of bookmaking and storytelling on paper.
WANT TO GO? $14; free for children younger than 1. 212-721-1223. cmom.org.

COQUÍ CLUB: Afrodances FREE
WHEN: Feb. 2 - 6, 9:30am and 11am
WHERE: El Museo Del Barrio, 1230 Fifth Ave., East Harlem, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Coquí Club provides time for play, storytelling, a museum walk, and art making.
WANT TO GO? 212-831-7272. elmuseo.org.

Story Time: Sugar Hill Babies in Story and Song with April Armstrong
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 9, 3-4pm
WHERE: Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling, 898 Saint Nicholas Ave., Harlem, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Hear lively stories with jazz music featuring storyteller April Armstrong and jazz pianist Mario Sprouse.
WANT TO GO? $7; $4 children 9-17; free for children younger than 9 . 212-335-0004. sugarhillmuseum.org.

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