Celebrate summer with The Strand! Join us all season long for events, the best summer reading, a coloring pop-up in Times Square, and much more.

Summer Of Color

Every Friday this July The Strand is partnering with the Times Square Alliance to present coloring pop-ups! Each week will feature coloring pages by local NYC artists at our Times Square kiosk. See our full schedule & color with us this summer!

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Senator Al Franken at Cooper Union

Event - Tuesday, August 1st

Join the Strand in The Great Hall at Cooper Union as Al Franken discusses his life in the United States Senate with Late Night host Seth Meyers!


Read Dating > Speed Dating

Join us in the Rare Book Room for three nights of literary speed dating and find someone who loves books as much as you!

Brainy Beach Reads Crossword

Looking for a brain-teaser? Downlowad our beach reads crossword and put your litereary knowledge to the test!

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