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Arts & Crafts
Classes for Kids
Classes for Parents
12pm and 7pm
Hear the story of Ferdinand the Bull and make a craft. Pre-registration required.
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Get ready for some fun and funky family music when Erin Lee and the Up Past Bedtime Band return to Bryant Park’s Word for Word Kids. With son...
11am and 2pm
Strand Book Store
Making his way down Sesame Street and into the Strand's very own Children’s Corner is the always lovable Elmo.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Baby, Pre-school & younger
Join Mama Bunny as she cares for her little one in this sweet story. Encourage a child’s love of reading by sharing a nature related story es...
Brentwood Public Library
Children can come dressed in their pajamas, ready to listen to stories, sing songs and dance.
When street magician Carter runs away, he never expects to find friends and magic in a sleepy New England town. But like any good trick, things cha...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Twenty years ago, Harry Potter was first published in the United States and defined the childhood of an entire generation. This year (on his birthd...
Queens Village Library
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
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 ...
Old Westbury Gardens
Pre-school & younger
$12; $10 seniors; $7 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7
Open your ears to classic and modern tales as we stroll the gardens and, later, create a unique take home craft. Ages 3-5.&...
Barnes and Noble: Manhasset
Ay, caramba! Come meet Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese kitten with the overactive imagination who thinks he is El Skippito, a superhero Chihu...
The Museum of Arts and Design
Upper West Side
Free with Pay-What-You-Wish Admission
Join artist Cynthia Alberto and members of the Brooklyn-based collective Weaving Hand for a collaborative weaving event that takes over the museum&...
Richmond Hill Library
Kids ages 2-6 can wear their pajamas to join us for a special evening storytime, where they can also build a bear. Registration required.
Southampton Arts Center
Gather under the big shady tree on our lawn with Ms. Burgess to celebrate National Book Lovers Day by reading from some of her favorite children&rs...
Children in kindergarten to second grade can participate in a Library Rocks end of summer reading party with cookie decoration and party activ...
Long Island City
Young elementary, Tween
Celebrate a summer filled with reading and fun! Enjoy games, crafts, and face painting. Registration required.
The Field Library
Join Miss Alexia for stories, songs, and her magic ukulele.
Ozone Park Library
Kids can wear their pajamas to storytime and bring their favorite stuffed friend. They will share books and art and then stuffed animals will ...
Prenatal Yoga Center
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Adult
Introduce your little one to the mind-body practice of yoga in this fun caregiver-child class geared toward babies and toddlers 6-36 months old.&nb...
August 04, 2018 - August 26, 2018
Saturdays-Sundays, 11am and 2pm
He may be too big for a good ol' fashioned game of fetch, but Clifford the Big Red Dog is perfect for storytime at the Strand! Enjoy stori...
August 04, 2018 - August 05, 2018
Queens Botanical Garden
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Parents can bring their little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural ...
August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018
Enjoy a storytime and craft with beloved Parisian girl Madeline.
August 17, 2018 - August 18, 2018
Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
Upper East Side
A monthly storytime with a musical twist. Listen to music-themed stories outside in the garden (weather permitting) and make a simple flute to...
August 18, 2018 - August 19, 2018
Saturday and Sunday, 11am and 2pm
Join in the Children's Corner on the second floor of the Strand for Story Time. Meet your favorite characters, hear new and old classic stories...
July 10, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Pre-school & younger, Adult
Join for a fun, interactive storytime that focuses on early literacy skills for kids 3 and up. Enjoy stories, songs, and rhyming and shape gam...
July 25, 2018 - August 08, 2018
Cross County Shopping Center
Head over to The Green in the center of the mall for a weekly story time.
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