Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 10:30am

Esther Crow is coming back to storytime! On Thursday, December 27 at 10:30 am, award-winning singer/songwriter Esther Crow will be guest-hosting. She'll bring her signature puppets and original music, and rock the bookstore!

Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 10:30am

Silver Music is coming to the Bookstore to offer music to young children ages 2-5-years-old. If you have a young child who loves music we encourage you to come check out this Demo Class! Children will hear live music with story, sing and move to music, and have the opportunity to try the violin, cello, and flute, appropriate for their size.

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 11:00am

Learn English and Mandarin words with panda cousins Gordon and Li Li! Gordon and Li Li are cousins. Li Li is from Beijing, China, and speaks Mandarin. Gordon lives in Brooklyn, New York, and speaks English. When Li Li visits Gordon for the first time, the cousins must learn to communicate using simple, everyday words.
Michele Wong McSween is a mom, fashion designer, author and a fourth generation Chinese American. She resides in Brooklyn, NY with her husband Steve and three boys – Walker, Harry and Stevie. She created Gordon & Li Li with an appealing, simple and modern design aesthetic that would engage kids and parents alike.

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 10:30am

Meet Giraffe. Giraffe loves to laugh, but today is different. Giraffe is cranky! All of Giraffe's friends want to cheer him up . . . but is laughter the best medicine for such a grumpy guy? Find out in this surprising and memorable storybook all about friendship, feelings, grumpiness, and of course, laughter!


Hilary Leung is a Toronto-based designer and illustrator. Several years ago, Hilary self-published his first picture book, The Legend of Ninja Cowboy Bear. More recently he’s worked on projects for Story Planet, a nonprofit organization that encourages young people to create and tell their stories. When not creating, Hilary can be found at home playing with his two awesome children. You can find out more about Hilary at hilaryleung.com.