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Kids Events

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

    Have a big reader on your hands? A kid who would rather spend time in the library than out on the field? Join us in celebrating that love of reading with some of the best authors writing for middle grade readers. We'll read and play with these award winning authors! Plus, we'll be serving up refreshments courtesy of Algonquin Young Readers.

    RSVP encouraged, but not required.

    09/26/2016 - 4:30pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

    Come spin, jump, and boing with illustrator Lori Richmond as she reads her new picture book, A Hop is Up It's a story about a young boy, his energetic puppy, and the friends they encounter on their afternoon walk around town.

    RSVP encouraged, but not required.

    10/01/2016 - 11:00am

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

    Brief project demonstration and talk on the Maker movement with Jack Challoner, author of DK's Maker Lab, a book of 28 awesome experiments and activities that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make science pure fun, while supporting STEM education initiatives.

    10/02/2016 - 4:30pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey CIty location. 

    Join WORD in welcoming local author Dawn McLaughlin with her debut picture book, Who Do You Think I Am? This fun and colorful book helps kids explore their own identities and the possibilities of their dreams. We'll read the book and create some fun crafts, too. Open to all ages!

    RSVP encouraged, but not required.

    10/15/2016 - 11:00am

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

    From music writer and The Creative Independent/Kickstarter Editor in Chief Brandon Stosuy, comes an entertaining new board book that introduces the many moods, styles, and senses of music to the youngest audiophiles—because music is for everyone, and music is for you. 

    10/16/2016 - 3:00pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

    This group meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m., and all group picks are 10% off.

    10/19/2016 - 6:00pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

    10/21/2016 - 7:00pm