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

Doc McStuffins: Storytime and Crafts

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

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

Bring your toys, stuffed animals, and favorite playtime friends for a very special visit from Doc McStuffins! We'll be reading stories, coloring pictures, and having fun with the best doctor in town. Come join us on Saturday and Sunday at both 11 am and 2 pm for Storytime with this beloved character!

WNYC Studios: This Podcast Has Fleas

Saturday February 10th @ 11am-3pm

Elmo: Storytime and Crafts

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

Making his way down Sesame Street and into our very own Children’s Corner is the always lovable Elmo. Spreading smiles and hugs along the way he decided to stop by and celebrate Valentine’s Day with us! 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!

Peppa Pig: Storytime and Crafts

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

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

Take a break from the chilly weather this weekend with a storytime featuring one of our favorite characters- Peppa Pig! Well-loved by kids and their families all around the world, Peppa is making very special visits this weekend on Saturday and Sunday at 11 am and 2 pm! In addition to a meet-n-greet with the famous pig herself, fans can enjoy a Peppa Pig storytime and crafts. So come by to see us- and don’t forget your camera!

Clifford: Storytime and Crafts

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

Sunday February 25th @ 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!

Elsa: Storytime and Crafts

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

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

Escape the cold this weekend with a few cozy stories from the land of Arendelle. Join us this Saturday and Sunday at 11 am and 2 pm for a special storytime and craft and read about your favorite Frozen characters; featuring a special visit from Queen Elsa herself!

Curious George: Storytime and Crafts

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

Sunday March 11th @ 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 he shares some of his best adventures.

Pete the Cat: Storytime and Crafts

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

Sunday March 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, just in time for St. Patrick's Day! 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 2 pm for storytime and crafts with Pete the Cat!

Doc McStuffins: Storytime and Crafts

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

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

Spring is finally here and no one is more suited to kick things off than our favorite doctor, Doc McStuffins! We'll be reading stories, coloring pictures, and having fun with the best doctor in town. Come join us on Saturday and Sunday at both 11 am and 2 pm for Storytime with this beloved character!

Elmo: Storytime and Crafts

Saturday March 31st @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Sunday April 1st @ 11am-12pm, 2-3pm

Making his way down Sesame Street and into our very own Children’s Corner is the always lovable Elmo. Spreading smiles and hugs along the way he decided to stop by and celebrate this weekend with us! 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!