Children's Day at the Brooklyn Book Festival

Young New York bookworms unite! Join Bank Street Book Store on Saturday, September 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Brooklyn Book Festival for Children's Day, a celebration of readings, writings, and signings. Author and illustrator events are scheduled throughout the day and include appearances by favorite children's book creators such as Christian Robinson, Ame Dyckman, Andrea Davis Pinkney, Zachariah Ohora, Mike Curato, Raul Colon, Elizabeth Zunon, and Bob Shea. This is New York's largest annual literary event and it is free of charge! Watch for book tables filled with amazing titles at the Bank Street Book Store booth at the MetroTech Commons in Brooklyn.


Picture Book Story Time at Pratt Gallery

Visit the "Picture Book Re-Imagined" exhibit at Pratt Manhattan Gallery on Saturday, August 27 at 11:30 a.m. and enjoy a special story time read-aloud with author/illustrator Steven Light and author Selene Castrovilla. Books by both of these talented children's book creators are included in the exhibit and available to purchase at the Bank Street pop-up book store. The gallery is located on the second floor at 144 West 14th Street and admission is free of charge.


Pratt Gallery Storyhour at "The Picture Book Re-Imagined" Exhibit

Visit Pratt Gallery on Saturday, August 13 at 11:30 a.m. for "The Picture Book Re-Imagined" exhibit and enjoy storyhour with these amazing special guest author/illustrators: Betsy Lewin, Ted Lewin, and Peter Catalanotto. Betsy and Ted are co-creators of many favorite children's books, including nature books "Elephant Quest" and "How to Babysit a Leopard." Peter's books include "Monkey and Robot" and "Ivan the Terrier." The work of these wonderful Pratt Institute alumni guests is included in the exhibition. They are also members of the Bank Street Writers Lab. Pratt Gallery is located at 144 West 14th Street, 2nd Floor. This event is free of charge. For more information, visit