Story Time for Kids and Families in Rockland in December

Story Time for Kids and Families in Rockland in December

Attend a story time event for kids and families in Rockland County in December for page-turning tales. Join a story time for little ones during the week or a weekend story time at a library or bookstore near you.

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café FREE
WHEN: Mar. 25 - Jan. 31, Thursdays, 11am-1pm
WHERE: Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center, 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley, NY
AGES: 0-2, Adult
WHAT: A drop-in to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breast-feeding easier, make sure your baby is latching and gaining well, get tips on pumping and going back to work, and learn about other parenting topics.
WANT TO GO? 914-922-2240. rocklandgov.com.

Preschool Storytime FREE
WHEN: Sep. 4 - Dec. 18, Wednesdays, 3-4pm
WHERE: Teaneck Public Library, 840 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Children age 3-5 are invited to this fun Preschool Storytime.
WANT TO GO? 201-837-4171. https://teanecklibrary.org/.

Saturday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Sep. 7 - Aug. 25, Saturdays, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Teaneck Public Library, 840 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy old and new favorites at this family storytime.
WANT TO GO? 201-837-4171. https://teanecklibrary.org/.

Angry Birds Universe: The Art and Science Behind a Global Phenomenon
WHEN: Oct. 5 - Apr. 19, Tuesdays-Fridays, 9:30am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 9am-5:30pm
WHERE: Liberty Science Center, 222 Jersey City Boulevard, 3rd Floor, Jersey City, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: Explore different concepts in science, tech, engineering, arts, and math in an extreme hands-on environment!
WANT TO GO? $30.99; $27.99 seniors 62 and older; $24.99 ages 2-12. 201-200-1000. lsc.org.

Storytime with Ms. Judy FREE
WHEN: Dec. 2 - 16, Mondays, 10:15-10:45am
WHERE: Piermont Public Library, 25 Flywheel Park West, Piermont, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Stories, songs and fingerplay. Children up to 3 years old with an adult.
WANT TO GO? 845-359-4595. https://piermontlibrary.org/.

Storytime with Ms. Nancy FREE
WHEN: Dec. 2 - 16, Mondays, 11:15-11:45am
WHERE: Piermont Public Library, 25 Flywheel Park West, Piermont, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Stories, songs and fingerplays. Children up to 3 years old with an adult.
WANT TO GO? 845-359-4595. https://piermontlibrary.org/.

Rhyme, Bounce, and Giggle! FREE
WHEN: Dec. 2 - 16, Mondays, 10:30-11am
WHERE: Rose Memorial Library, 79 East Main St., Stony Point, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Stop by the library for songs, rhymes, and stories for the littlest ones! Ages 3-18 months. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-2100. rosememoriallibrary.org.

Elementary Explorers FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 4:30-5pm
WHERE: Rose Memorial Library, 79 East Main St., Stony Point, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Stories followed by various activities including crafts, games and fun! Grades K-2. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-2100. rosememoriallibrary.org.

Snowy Science FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 8, 2-3pm
WHERE: Flat Rock Brook Nature Center, 443 Van Nostrand Ave., Englewood, NJ
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Experiment with super cooling, learn how to make fake snow, and learn how you could make your very own hot ice. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 201-567-1265. https://eventbrite.com/e/snowy-science-tickets-73983985091.

Storytime With Santa FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 10-11am
WHERE: Palisades Center, 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Your children will be captivated as Santa reads some of his favorite traditional and modern Christmas stories.
WANT TO GO? 845-348-1000. palisadescenter.com.

Mad Science Show - Power Up! FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Learn about conservation of energy and see how humans can transform moving electrons into other forms of energy such as light, heat, and motion. Watch as a tesla coil creates small arcs of high voltage electricity, illuminates light bulbs, and ignites a fuel. 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Exploration Station FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 11, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Explore science and the world around you with hands-on stations, along with a discussion and a story. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Small Wonders: 44th Annual Holiday Exhibition
WHEN: Dec. 11 - Mar. 1, Wednesdays-Fridays and Sundays, 12-4pm
WHERE: Historical Society of Rockland County, 20 Zukor Road, New City, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See custom dollhouses decorated and furnished down to the tiniest details, from period wallpaper, area rugs, and lamps to food in the kitchen.
WANT TO GO? $5. 845-634-9629. rocklandhistory.org.

Multicultural Holiday Storytime FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 11, 10-10:45am
WHERE: Albert Wisner Public Library, 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick, New York
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Join Melinda Burgard and Miss Stacy for stories, songs and some holiday refreshments. Register at the children's desk.
WANT TO GO? 845-986-1047. https://albertwisnerlibrary.org.

MY GRANDPARENT AND ME DAY
WHEN: Friday, Dec. 13, 9:30am-5pm
WHERE: Mid-Hudson Children's Museum, 75 North Water Street, Poughkeepsie, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Celebrate grandparents with free admission to grandparents when accompanied by their grandchildren.
WANT TO GO? $10; free for members and grandparents when accompanied by their grandchildren. 845-471-0589. https://mhcm.org/event/my-grandparent-and-me-day-12-13-19/.

Science of Toys Workshop with Mad Science FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 15, 2-3pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Test, play, and experiment with physics! Ages 5-10. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

PAWS for a Cause FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 6-7pm
WHERE: Rose Memorial Library, 79 East Main St., Stony Point, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Children are invited to read to a therapy dog who has been certified to encourage them to improve their reading skills. Ages 6 and older. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-2100. rosememoriallibrary.org.

Cozy Winter Storytime FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 9:30-10am
WHERE: Pearl River Library, 80 Franklin Avenue, Pearl River, New York
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Wear something comfy, bring a big blanket, and snuggle in for hot chocolate and cozy stories. Ages 3-5.
WANT TO GO? 845-735-4084. pearlriverlibrary.org.

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