Did you know that Barnes & Noble hosts regular Story Times each Saturday? Along with the stories, they have other activities and sometimes even have authors on hand to sign children’s books. Here is a list of their August and September events.
August 26th; 11:00am
- How to Get Your Teacher Ready Storytime
A class of students gives tips and tricks for getting a teacher ready — for the first day of school and all the events and milestones that will follow. Filled with charming humor, this is a playful, heartwarming celebration of teachers and students preparing to head back to school. Join us for Storytime with activities to follow.
September 2nd; 11:00am
- Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True Storytime
Join us for Storytime and activities featuring the sequel to Uni the Unicorn. Follow Uni and the little girl who believes in unicorns, as they finally meet and work together to save a magical land and its inhabitants!
September 9th; 11:00am
- How to Catch a Monster Storytime
Is there a monster in your closet? Are you brave enough to catch him? Parents and children will love this fun, inventive picture book, which reminds us that things aren’t always as scary as they seem. Join us for Storytime, with activities to follow.
September 16th; 11:00am
- Princesses Wear Pants Storytime
In their debut children’s picture book, Savannah Guthrie and Allison Oppenheim team up for a savvy, imaginative story that celebrates fashion and girl power. Join the unflappable Princess Penelope Pineapple as she finds a clever way to get the job done while staying true to herself. Activities to follow.
September 23rd; 11:00am
- Big Words for Little Geniuses Storytime
In this clever picture book by James and Sue Patterson, each letter of the alphabet provides an impressive new word for children to learn. Join us for this special Storytime, with activities to follow.
September 30th; 11:00am
- Runny Babbit Returns Storytime
Runny Babbit Returns, a collection of 41 never-before-published poems and drawings by Shel Silverstein, features Runny and other woodland characters who speak a language all their own. Join us for Storytime, with activities to follow.