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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, January 21, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, January 28, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, February 4, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, February 11, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, February 18, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, March 4, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 
Saturday, June 10, 2017

Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday line-up. Starring none other than the WonderSpark Puppets themselves in a show that’s not to be missed.  

 
Saturday, June 17, 2017

Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday line-up. Starring none other than the WonderSpark Puppets themselves in a show that’s not to be missed.  

 
Saturday, June 24, 2017

Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday line-up. Starring none other than the WonderSpark Puppets themselves in a show that’s not to be missed.  

 
Saturday, July 1, 2017

Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday line-up. Starring none other than the WonderSpark Puppets themselves in a show that’s not to be missed.  

 

Special Thanks To:



HSBC Bank

 
Exclusive sponsor since 2003

 
Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press
Classics and Reference Library

Scholastic

Scholastic
Gift of Children’s Library

Random House Library Marketing

Random House Library Marketing
Gift of Children’s Library

Mitchell's NY

Mitchell's NY
Newspaper Delivery since 2003

Kinokuniya

Kinokuniya
Retail Partner

Gotham Writers' Workshop

Gotham Writers' Workshop
Writers' Workshops

New York Historical Society

New-York Historical Society
Non-Fiction Series

With special thanks to Condé Nast, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S., Time Inc., and Rodale, who have steadily supplied the Reading Room with magazines since 2003.

Special thanks to the New York Public Library for providing us with a rain venue for some of our events.

Special thanks also go to Hachette Book Group; Harper Collins; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; Little, Brown and Company; MacMillan; Penguin Group; Random House; Rodale Books; Scholastic, Inc.; Scribner Group; Simon and Schuster; St. Martin’s Press; Blue Flower Arts; Cavankerry Press; Cave Canem; Coffee House Press; FAWC; Kundiman; Letras Latinas; Poets & Writers; Tightrope Books; and W.W. Norton for their invaluable support.

And to all of you, thank you.

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