Read-to-Skate StoryTime

Read books with Cali Co Cat to earn a free skate rental

Read books with Cali Co Cat and earn a free skate rental! Free books at every event, while supply lasts.

Saturdays, January 12 - February 23, noon-1pm
Wednesday, February 20, 12:30pm-1:30pm as part of Kids 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

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.

Presented in partnership with Penguin Random House.

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Book Titles

January 12: A Bedtime Yarn by Nicola Winstanley, Illustrated by Olivia Chin Mueller
January 19: The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson, Illustrated by Rafael López
January 26: Five Flying Penguins by Barbara Barbieri McGrath, Illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman
February 2: Chibi Samurai Wants a Pet by Sanae Ishida
February 9: Love by Matt de la Peña, Illustrated by Loren Long
February 16: Penguin Problems by Jory John, Illustrated by Lane Smith
February 20: Dreamers by Yuyi Morales
February 23: There Was an Old Dragon Who Swallowed a Knight by Penny Parker Klostermann, Illustrated by Ben Mantle