Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:30am

Join us at Bank Street Book Store for a morning of reading and singing on Thursday, October 19 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!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:30am

What sets off the tiny main character in Peter Ackerman's "Screaming Chef"? Hear its author read this hilarious story aloud at Bank Street Book Store on Saturday, October 21 at 10:30 a.m. and you will discover many secrets de cuisine while realizing the power of singing, not screaming. Peter will sign copies of his delightful story as well as two of his other popular children's books: "Lonely Phone Booth" and "Lonely Typewriter." Join us for a tasty tale!

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:15pm

The Bank Street Center for Children's Literature announces new introductory courses this fall to help you get started writing for children. These classes, taught by outstanding children's book authors and others from the world of literature for young readers, take place Mondays from October 23 through November 15. For information and a description of courses, contact Bank Street College at (212) 875-4649 or visit https://www.bankstreet.edu/cps/programs-events/writing-for-children/?utm....

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:30pm

On Monday, October 23 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., the Bank Street School for Children610 West 112th Street, invites families interested in applying to the K-8 program to attend a two-hour open house and information session. Administrators and educators will provide a general overview of the school program as well as a tour of the classrooms. Registration opens Monday, August 21. To RSVP, contact Elsie Gutierrez, egutierrez@bankstreet.edu.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 7:00pm

On Tuesday, October 24 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., readers and writers gather at the Langston Hughes House, 20 East 127th Street, for a special event featuring Andrea Davis Pinkney and Nikki Grimes and their outstanding books for children. Join the conversation with these two members of the publishing literati, authors who write to and about kids in wonderfully relevant ways. For ticket information, visit http://www.itooarts.com/calendar-of-events-1/2017/9/28/jh4gorn0i726ccqih....