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

Curious George: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday April 29th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday April 30th @ 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 May 6th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday May 7th @ 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!

The Gruffalo: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday May 13th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday May 14th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

The Gruffalo is coming and make no mistake he really does exist! He’s feeling hungry and ready to show off those terrible teeth and claws. Come and join us on Saturday, June 27th and Sunday, June 28th at 11AM and 2PM for storytime and crafts as we welcome our not so scary friend!

Cat in the Hat: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday May 20th @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday May 21st @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Spring is finally here and no one is more suited to kick things off with a bang than the infamous Cat in the Hat! He’s bringing fun and activities that are sure to inspire everyone’s imagination. Come join us Saturday and Sunday at 11AM and 2PM, for what is sure to be a memorable story time featuring Dr. Seuss’ most beloved character.

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!