Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:30am

Join us at Bank Street Book Store for a morning of reading and singing on Thursday, August 24 at 10:30 a.m. with musician Esther Crow. Esther takes a lively approach to books and stories, entertaining babies, toddlers, pre-ks, and all other ages with an hour of bouncy fun. Zero cost, no pre-registration, and maximum fun!

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 5:00pm

Attend the fourth annual back-to-school block party sponsored by the office of Council Member Mark Levine for a welcome way to start a new school year. On Thursday, August 31 from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m., Bank Street Book Store will give away books and toys for students while supplies last. This event takes place on 141st Street between Hamilton Place and Amsterdam Avenue.

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 9:00am

Bank Street Book Store is closed Monday, September 4 to commemorate the Labor Day holiday. We support a day of reading!


Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 6:00pm

One of the main events at Bank Street Graduate School of Education every fall is the annual Barbara Biber Convocation, an opportunity to welcome incoming graduate students to the program. This year's special guest speaker is Dr. David J. Connor, professor of special education/learning disabilities at the City University of New York, Hunter College. Dr. Connor presents "Stories from a Life in Teaching and Learning," sharing his experiences to inspire understanding in education. The event takes place at 610 West 112th Street on Tuesday, September 5 at 6:00 p.m. To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-barbara-biber-convocation-tickets-3488....


Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:30am

Walt Whitman expert Karen Karbenier shares poems perfect for kids, starting with "I Hear America Singing." Other kid-friendly selections from her book "Poetry for Kids: Walt Whitman" include "Song of Myself" and poems from "Leaves of Grass." Come listen, learn, and enjoy a poetic weekend morning at Bank Street Book Store, 2780 Broadway on Saturday, September 9 at 10:30 a.m.