Every Thursday evening throughout July and August at 6:30, join us in your
jammies for stories, songs, coloring and snacks. The $5.00 fee per child may be applied to any item in our book store or tea shop (including ICE CREAM!). Bring your favorite stuffed animal or borrow one of ours!
Fridays with Franklin — meet our treasured and wonderful-with- children Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Franklin enjoys being read to (and any other attention as well).
Uncommon Corps of Ravenous Readers
First Friday of each month, 6 p.m.
Ages 8 - 11 Talk books, receive free Advance Review books. $10 cover pizza and lemonade, exclusive events and discounts. Reservations please.
Final Friday of each month, 6 p.m.
Fans of YA, ages 12 and up. Free Advance Review books. $10 covers pizza and lemonade, exclusive events and discounts. Reservations please.
Meet Debut YA Author Lance Rubin Thursday, April 16th 6:30 p.m.
Meet an exciting new voice in YA fiction- debut author Lance Rubin. Fans of JOHN GREEN and MATTHEW QUICK: get ready to die laughing! Writer, actor and comedian Lance Rubin celebrates the release of his debut YA novel
Denton Little's Death Date. School Library Journal calls the book "quirky and highly original." Free event with pizza while it lasts. Call or email to let us know you'll attend.
Story Time and Signing Saturday, April 18th 2-4 p.m.
Meet author Maria LaPlaca Bohrer who will read and sign her picture book, Sofia's Stoop Story, called by Kirkus: "A richly sentimental picture of a Sunday gathering from the author's youth...the memories are as rich and
savory as Nana's homemade sauce."
Ages 5 and up- adults will enjoy the nostalgic value
Alice in Wonderland Tea Party Sunday, April 19th 12:30-2 p.m.
We'll be celebrating all things Alice at a special tea party for ages 4 and up. We'll offer a story and craft. Your child will enjoy an assortment of tea sandwiches, lemonade, an adorable Alice cake pop and a scoop of White Rabbit ice cream. Tickets are $25 per child ($20 for siblings). Each $25 ticket includes a $5 coupon which can be put toward any Alice book or item in the store on the day of the event. Note - seating is limited but we will add an additional seating if our first seating fills up.
Let’s Talk About It: Family Dinner Thursday, April 23rd 6:30 p.m.
We are delighted to introduce a new speaker series, Let's Talk About It; a forum for community conversation about topics that affect our lives. Our first event features three local women working with food and families and we will be discussing the cherished Family Mealtime. Meet Jenny Rosenstrach, the creator of Dinner: A Love Story, the award-winning website devoted to family dinner, and the New York Times Bestselling author of Dinner: A Love Story and Dinner: The Playbook. Joining Jenny are Jen Dorf, founder of Jen Dorf Wellness, and creator of The Pleasure
Diet, and Gail Brussel, owner of Farm Share Ltd., a Community Supported Agriculture service (CSA) delivering locally grown organic food to New York City, Westchester and Connecticut. This is a FREE event though we'd appreciate a call or email to let us know you'll attend. Kids and teens welcome
Poetry Month Open Mic Night Friday, April 24th 7 p.m.
National Poetry Month, held every April, is the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets celebrating poetry's vital place in our culture. Join the celebration by attending our Open Mic night for teens through adults. Bring an original poem or one of a favorite poet. FREE community event but readers must register.