Reading Room Kids

Summer Saturdays with stories, music, magic, and visits from favorite literary characters

Join us in the Reading Room on Saturdays this summer for visits from favorite literary characters, story-telling, music performances, and magic shows.

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June 30: Justin The Magician

July 7: Aly Sunshine and Funkytown Playground Band

July 14: Lou Gallo Music and Stories for Kids and their Adults

July 21: Erin Lee and the Up Past Bedtime Band

July 28: Brontë Bunny Welcomes Clifford the Big Red Dog

August 4: Hopalong Andrew Cowboy Songs

August 11: Comic Con Kids & Superheroes Too!
Produced in partnership with Penguin Random House

August 18: Rolie Polie Guacamole Band

Kids’ Art and Crafts with Private Picassos

Creative classes perfect for little hands, ages 1-10.
Saturdays, immediately following Reading Room Kids from 1:00pm-1:45pm.
Materials provided, and are washable, but kids should wear clothes that can get messy.

Rain venue

Children’s Center
The New York Public Library
Fifth Avenue & 42nd Street
(Enter on 42nd Street)