10/21/17

10am-10:45am

Tenafly Nature Center

Tenafly

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$6 per child

Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of TNC’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn about the animal and how they...

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10/21/17

11:30am at Fort Greene location; 1:30pm at Prospect Lefferts Gardens location

Greenlight Bookstores

Fort Greene and Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Art director, illustrator, and Greenlight neighbor Rachael Cole presents City Moon, her debut as a children’s book author!  In the early fall darkness...

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10/26/17

3:30-4pm

Museum of Chinese in America

Chinatown

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$5

Enjoy stories, finger-plays, songs, and more in English and Mandarin. This bilingual storytime is packed with interactive songs, nursery rhymes, and a...

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10/27/17

5:30-8pm

Queens Zoo

Corona

Young elementary, Tween, Adult

$35

Enjoy a spooktacular evening exploring the haunted habitat and make a fun batty craft. After some cookies and milk end the evening listening to a spoo...

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10/28/17

11:30am at Fort Greene location; 1:30pm at Prospect Lefferts Gardens location

Greenlight Bookstores

Fort Greene and Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Just in time for Halloween, debut children’s book author Jennie Palmer presents The Wompananny Witches Make One Mean Pizza.  Anita and Winnifred Wompa...

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10/31/17

7pm - 7:30pm

Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library

Garnerville

Pre-school & younger

FREE

For children ages 3-5. Enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more! Registration begins one week before program.

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10/31/17

11am

Oceanside Library

Oceanside

Pre-school & younger

FREE

Join us for Halloween stories, music and a craft. Costumes welcome! Registration is required. No fee. Caregiver must remain in the Children's...

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11/01/17

12:15pm

Island Trees Public Library

Island Trees

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Learn to play chess from a member of the Long Island Industrial Chess League. Experienced players are also welcome. Register.

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11/03/17

6:30pm

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult

$16

Meet our slithering friends and have fun creating scaly parents with colorful foods. For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a young chef. Her...

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11/04/17

1:30pm

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Baby, Adult

$18

Meet our slithering friends and have fun creating scaly parents with colorful foods. For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a young chef. Her...

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11/04/17

11am

Barnes and Noble

Carle Place

Young elementary

FREE

Help Pete the Cat and his friends find the missing cupcakes! Who could have taken them? In this latest Pete the Cat picture book adventure by New Yor...

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11/07/17

2pm

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult

$5

Meet our slithering friends and have fun creating scaly parents with colorful foods. For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a young chef. Her...

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11/09/17

3:30-4:00pm

Museum of Chinese in America

Chinatown

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$5

Enjoy stories, finger-plays, songs, and more in English and Mandarin. This bilingual storytime is packed with interactive songs, nursery rhymes, and a...

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11/11/17

12pm

Barnes and Noble

Manhasset

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Sunday mornings are all about Storytime! What exciting adventures will your children discover in the pages of a book this week? Join us and see.

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October 21, 2017 - October 22, 2017

Books of Wonder

Flatiron District

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

This weekend storytime is perfect for ages 1-6. Parents and their children can enjoy an old-fashioned reading consisting of several books from the Boo...

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October 28, 2017 - October 29, 2017

Books of Wonder

Flatiron District

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

This weekend storytime is perfect for ages 1-6. Parents and their children can enjoy an old-fashioned reading consisting of several books from the Boo...

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November 04, 2017 - November 05, 2017

Saturday-Sunday, 11am-12pm and 2-3pm

Strand Book Store

Union Square

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

FREE

Join your favorite characters at Strand's Story Time, featuring The Cat in the Hat this weekend. There will be arts and crafts and other family...

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October 14, 2017 - October 21, 2017

Saturdays, 2-3:30pm

Queens Botanical Garden

Flushing

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

$6; $4 seniors and students with ID; $2 children ages 4-12; free for children younger than 4

Parents can bring their little nature lovers to QBG for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically themed craft...

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October 07, 2017 - October 28, 2017

Saturdays, 11am

Barnes & Noble

Union Square

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Browse the great book selection at Barnes & Noble before or after this free Saturday storytime. October's books include "The Poky Little Puppy," "Afte...

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November 01, 2017 - November 30, 2017

Monday-Friday, check website for times

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Upper East Side

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books before continuing your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the museum. ...

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September 16, 2017 - October 31, 2017

daily, 8am-6pm

Hicks Nurseries

Westbury

All Ages

FREE

Come and see the all new animated story titled, “Otto’s Special Pumpkin”. The story explores Otto’s relationship with friends Spider and Bat and the i...

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September 08, 2016 - December 31, 2017

Thursdays, 10:15am

New York Transit Museum

Downtown Brooklyn

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$7; $5 children ages 2-17

Stories, games, and surprises for the youngest transportation fans.

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July 03, 2016 - December 31, 2017

11am

Barnes & Noble-Court Street

Downtown Brooklyn

All Ages

FREE

Join this weekly story time followed by activities.

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July 01, 2016 - December 31, 2017

Saturdays, 11am

Barnes & Noble - Park Slope

Park Slope

All Ages

FREE

Join this weekly story time followed by activities.

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June 02, 2015 - December 31, 2017

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11am

Staten Island Children's Museum

Staten Island

Pre-school & younger

$5 with admission: $8; free for children younger than 1

Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.

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