Reading Room Kids

StoryTime and Saturday Fun with music, books, magic, and more!

Join us in the Reading Room on Tuesdays and Saturdays this summer for storytelling, music, magic, comic books, and more!

StoryTime
June 25 - August 20
Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:30am
Music, stories, and crafts with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals, ages 2-8. Visit the StoryTime page for more on upcoming events!

Saturday Fun
June 29 - August 17
Saturdays, noon-1:30pm
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Followed by arts & crafts with Private Picassos. Visit the Saturday Fun page for more on upcoming events!

See the entire Reading Room Kids lineup below. Visit the Reading Room for more information and programs.

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StoryTime 2019 Schedule

June 25 - August 20
Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:30am

June 25: with Cali Co Cat

July 2: with Cali Co Cat

July 9: with Cali Co Cat & Hugo Horse

July 16: with Cali Co Cat & Hugo Horse

July 23: with Cali Co Cat & Hugo Horse

July 30: with Cali Co Cat & Hugo Horse

August 6: with Cali Co Cat

August 13: with Cali Co Cat

August 20: with Cali Co Cat

Saturday Fun 2019 Schedule

June 29 - August 17
Saturdays, noon-1:30pm
*followed by Kids Arts & Crafts with Private Picassos

June 29: Justin the Magician*

July 6: Lou Gallo Singing Stories*

July 13: Cowboy Corral with Hopalong Andrew*

July 20: Mindful Yogis
Brontë Bunny welcomes Outdoor Guide Cindy Olsen for kids yoga and a tree-hugging nature walk*

July 27: Erin Lee and the Up Past Bedtime Band*

August 3: Comic Con Kids & Superheroes Too!
With Batman, Wonder Woman, and The Incredible Hulk
Produced in partnership with Penguin Random House

August 10: Aly Sunshine and Funkytown Playground*

August 17: Barry Wittenstein, Sonny’s Bridge: Jazz Legend Sonny Rollins Finds His Groove
with a special performance by jazz saxophonist Carol Sudhalter*

Kids Art and Crafts

Creative classes with Private Picassos. Perfect for little hands, ages 2-10, after select Saturday Fun programs from 1pm-1:30pm.
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)