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Read-to-Skate StoryTime

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  • Jan. 11, 2020 through Feb. 22, 2020, Saturdays, 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Bryant Park
  • 40th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Read and sing along with Cali Co Cat and earn a free skate rental! Free books at every event, while supply lasts. There’s a new story every week. 

How to earn a Free Kids Skate Rental:
• Attend 2 StoryTime programs at Bryant Park
• Attend 1 program at New York Public Library Children’s Center at 42nd Street and/or Read and enjoy 1 library book

Bonus
Attend 3 StoryTime programs at Overlook to receive a free skate rental for 1 adult, too. All eligible participants will automatically qualify for a raffle to win a Learn-to-Skate lesson.

Read-to-Skate StoryTime is held inside Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion. A free non-skater wristband, obtainable at the box office, is required to enter the Skating Pavilion.

Presented in partnership with Penguin Random House

About Bryant Park

40th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues

Midtown, NY

212-768-4242

  • Standard hours: Monday-Sunday, 7am; Closing time varies by season

  • Bryant Park is situated behind the New York Public Library in midtown Manhattan, between 40th and 42nd Streets & Fifth and Sixth Avenues.

    Today’s version of Bryant Park–with its gravel paths, green chairs, and jaunty le carrousel–is a recent invention. Though the space has been called Bryant Park since 1842, the park has had a checkered career. By 1979, it was the site of frequent muggings and drug deals and was avoided by knowledgeable New Yorkers. An almost ten-year effort, begun in 1980, transformed the park and its reputation.