An Invitation to Bank Street Book Store’s Grand Opening
On Saturday March 7, come celebrate the Grand Opening of our new location at 2780 Broadway on the corner of 107th Street. The event will last from 10 am - 6 pm.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10:00 am will feature remarks by our local elected officials.
Bank Street President Shael Polakow-Suransky will introduce the Ribbon-Cutting Speakers. Invited Guests include:
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer
New York State Assemblymember Daniel O'Donnell
City Councilman Mark Levine
Starting at 11 am, an all day Story Time Festival features thirty-one upper Manhattan children’s book authors. Come see our new space, schmooze and enjoy refreshments.
Guest Author Schedule:
11:00 Peter Lerangis, Amy Hest, Deborah Heiligman, Robie Harris,
Jerry Pinkney, Carolyn Mackler, Vin Vogel
11:30 Carol Weston, Betsy Bird, Rebecca Stead, Chris Raschka, Susan Kuklin
12:00 Isabel Gillies, Peter Ackerman, Rachel Vail
12:30 Tim Federle, Alix Delinois
1:00 Fractured Fables Puppet Show
2:00 Chris Grabenstein, Patricia Lakin
2:30 Sandra Jordan, Nina Jaffe
3:00 Todd Tarpley, Cynthia Weill
3:30 Doreen Rappaport, Jill Davis
4:00 Eliot Schrefer, Robin Newman
4:30 Monica Edinger, Jill Santopolo, Jerry Craft
5:00 Meg Akabas, Yvonne Dennis