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Friday, August 7

Bank Street Bookstore Sidewalk Sale

11:00 am–4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2020

The Bank Street Bookstore will sadly be closing on September 1. Stop by its daily Sidewalk Sale to browse a great selection of discounted books, games, toys, and more.

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
FREE
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Hamilton Cast Read Alongs

1:00 pm–1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until August 14, 2020

Former Hamilton cast members read award-winning children’s books along with a discussion of the history behind the story led by Illinois History Teacher of the Year Keisha Rembert.

Suggested Ages: 2 to 10
FREE
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Little New-Yorkers @ Home

3:30 pm–4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Join New-York Historical Society Storytime via Zoom every Tuesday and Friday for story time and crafts. Each class includes a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, silly stretches and exercises, a story book reading, and a craft to do at home. Designed for ages ages 3-6.

Suggested Ages: 2 to 7
FREE
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Saturday, August 8

Hans Christian Andersen Storytelling

11:00 am–12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until September 26, 2020

Hans Christian Andersen Storytelling, usually at the beloved Central Park statue moves online. Enjoy a virtual lineup of the celebrated Danish author’s most classic fairytales, recounted by the HCA’s celebrated storytellers.

Suggested Ages: 3 to 10
FREE
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Mac Bennet Storytime

3:00 pm–3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until August 29, 2020

One of our favorite authors Mac Barnett reads and discusses favorite  picture books in chronological order. Videos of 60+ past storytimes available.

Suggested Ages: All
FREE
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Monday, August 10

Brain Chase

Join an educational global treasure hunt with with animated adventures around the world. Complete weekly work in three subjects of your choice, including math, reading, typing, baking, art, coding, engineering and more, then solve clues to locate a real treasure worth $1,000. No live instruction but lots of well-designed on and off-screen learning and getting access to the adventure videos and clues is very motivating.

Suggested Ages: 4 to 14+
$90
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Varsity Tutors Online Classes

Take free live K-12 online classes in a variety of subjects such as “Intro to Spanish for Kids”, “Coolest Women in History”, “Java Programming Basics”, and “The Story of Your Favorite Fairy Tales”. Choose from daily classes and week-long half-day summer camps in subjects like foreign languages, chess, theater, coding, Minecraft, how to be a detective, photography and more taught by expert instructors vetted through Varsity Tutors’ platform. Also access free Adaptive Diagnostic Assessments and more than 250,000 free practice problems in over 200 subjects.

For grades K-12.

Suggested Ages: 5 to 14+
FREE
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Story Pirates Creator Camp

1:00 pm–3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Local impov troupe Story Pirates partners with Random House Children’s Books for world’s silliest online summer camp, where kids use their awesome imaginations to take them anywhere they want to go.

Each week-long camp session (with camp on Monday, Wednesday and Friday) features virtual visits from best-selling children’s book authors and illustrators, interactive livestream activities led by the Story Pirates, and a curated book bundle of select titles from the guest authors. Themes and guest authors differ each week.

Suggested Ages: 5 to 12
$195/week
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Tuesday, August 11

Transit Tots

10:15 am–11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until August 27, 2020

Join New York Transit Museum educators for transit-themed songs, stories and activities for the youngest transportation fans. Videos of past sessions available.

Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 5
FREE
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Thursday, August 13

Meet Author Vashti Harrison!

1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Meet author Vashti Harrison and discuss her celebrated book Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History, a captivating collection of profiles that showcase women from the worlds of activism, arts, journalism, sports, politics, and more. Rediscover women you’ve learned about before—like Rosa Parks—and explore the lives of women whose stories need to be sung, like chemist Alice Ball. Come ready to discuss your favorite biographies, chat with other families about the book, and ask Harrison about her work as a writer and illustrator.

Hosted by the New-York Historical Society.

Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+
Free with museum admission
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Hudson RiverKids Storytime

4:00 pm–5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 3, 2020

Join virtual children’s book readings on a variety of subjects, courtesy of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Suggested Ages: Babies to 8
FREE
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Thursday, August 20

Loving Math

4:00 pm–5:00 pm
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One event on August 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Join master storyteller Steve Sherman for an exciting session designed for rising kindergarteners through third graders. Enjoy stories, games, and laughter in a hilariously fun children’s event.

Presented by the Museum of Math.

Suggested Ages: 4 to 8
$15
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