Family Event

Fun and educational events for the whole family

Color Rhymes with Debbie Finger

Event date: 
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Story time at Bank Street Book Store on Saturday, March 4 at 10:30 a.m. is enhanced by the participation of educator Debbie Finger, whose book "Looking for Color Rhymes" is a special addition. Debbie and the Color Rhyme Kids featured in her book represent different colors while trying to find and recognize words that rhyme with each color. Debbie teaches reading readiness through predictable rhymes in the text so kids and families can enjoy practicing rhyming sounds together.

Dork Diaries Queen Rachel Renee Russell at Symphony Space

Event date: 
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Symphony Space and Bank Street Book Store are proud to present an evening of fictional fun with Dork Diaries author Rachel Renee Russell at Thalia Kids' Club on Friday, June 2 at 6:00 p.m. Rachel is the creator of the popular 11-book series featuring Nikki Maxwell, who confesses all in her private diaries. The event offers a chance for kids to talk with a favorite author, then take part in a writing project and book signing. For ticket information, visit Symphony Space is located at Broadway and West 95th Street.


Dork Diaries 1: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781416980063
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - June 2nd, 2009

Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481479202
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - November 15th, 2016

Meet Kat Yeh, Dorothy Carter Writer-in-Residence Author for 2017

Event date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Extend a warm welcome to Kat Yeh, the third author to be named to Bank Street's Dorothy Carter Writer-in-Residence program. Kat will attend a reception on Friday, April 7 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Bank Street College of Education Library, 610 West 112th Street, 5th Floor. Light refreshments will be served. To register for this free event, visit

The Truth about Twinkie Pie Cover Image
By Kat Yeh
ISBN: 9780316236614
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 7th, 2017

The Friend Ship Cover Image
By Kat Yeh, Chuck Groenink (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781484707265
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - December 6th, 2016