Story Time

Join us in the Children's Corner on the second floor of the Strand for Story Time. Meet your favorite characters, hear new and old classic stories, and participate in arts and crafts and other fun family activities!

Please Note: All children must be accompanied by a parent for the duration of their visit

Elmo: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday May 27th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday May 28th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Making his way down Sesame Street and into our very own storytime is the always lovable Elmo. Spreading smiles and hugs along the way he decided to stop by and share in a few of his very own adventures. Come join us Saturday and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM as one of the greatest characters the world over visits the Strand for stories and crafts!

Madeline: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday June 3rd @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday June 4th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines. The smallest one was Madeline, and she flew all the way across the Atlantic to share her stories with you! Come join us on Saturday and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM, for a storytime and craft with one of our lifelong favorite characters!

Clifford: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday June 10th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday June 11th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

He may be too big for a good ol' fashioned game of fetch, but Clifford the Big Red Dog is perfect for storytime at the Strand! Come join us Saturday and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM for stories and crafts with everyone's favorite dog!

Pete the Cat: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday June 17th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday June 18th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

He loves his white shoes, he loves his blue shoes, he loves his red shoes... that's right, Pete the Cat is here! We'll be reading stories and doing crafts and no matter what, this funny cat won't lose his cool. Join us on Saturday and Sunday at 11 am and 2pm for storytime and crafts with Pete the Cat!

Curious George: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday June 24th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday June 25th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

The world’s favorite, most curious, little monkey is making his way to the Strand for a fun filled afternoon. Get ready, because Curious George is here! Come join us Saturday and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM for storytime as they share some of their best adventures.

Eeyore: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday July 1st @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday July 2nd @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Life in the 100 Acre Wood can be rough, especially for a certain someone who tends to misplace his tail from time to time. Good ol’ Eeyore is stopping by and hopefully we can help pin the tail on the donkey! Come join us on Saturday, and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM for storytime and free craft!