Kids' Events


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Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. 

Who needs Saturday morning cartoons when you can come to WORD for Saturday morning storytime? Each week we'll read a different picture book, from the classics to new favorites! Recommended for kids aged 3-6, but everyone is welcome.

Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Join WorryWoo Monsters creator Andi Green for a reading of Don't Feed the WorryBug, plus a craft! Recommended for kids aged 2 to 6, open to all ages.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Calling young gamers: come meet author Lou Anders, learn about the Viking-inspired adventure Frostborn, and play the game that goes along with the book! Recommended for ages 8 and up, open to all.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

The Force is strong with this storytime! Come listen to Star Wars stories and color, fold, glue, and answer your way through some spacey crafts and games. Recommended for kids of all ages.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Writer and illustrator Dan Yaccarino presents a spacey storytime to celebrate his new book, Zorgoochi Intergalactic Pizza. Perfect for young fans of James Kochalka’s Glorkian Warrior and Ben Hatke’s Zita the Spacegirl. Recommended for kids aged 7 and up; open to all ages.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Illustrator and artist Ana Benaroya presents her witty and ironic guide to nonconformist girlhood, 120 Ways to Annoy Your Mother (And Influence People). Recommended for ages 11 and up.

Facebook RSVP enouraged, but not required. 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Join authors Claire Legrand (The Cabinet of Curiosities), Lauren Magaziner (The Only Thing Worse Than Witches), and J. A. White (The Thickety) as they answer questions from the audience and read from their fun and spooky books, just in time for Halloween! Ages 7 and up. Halloween costumes welcome!

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. 

Who needs Saturday morning cartoons when you can come to WORD for Saturday morning storytime? Each week we'll read a different picture book, from the classics to new favorites! Recommended for kids aged 3-6, but everyone is welcome.

Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Thelma Lynn Godin joins us for a storytime and hula hooping session in honor of her new book, Hula Hoopin’ Queen. Recommended for kids aged 5 and up; open to all ages.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 3:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location. (GMaps)

Come build with us as we spend the afternoon getting creative with one of our favorite new toys. We’ll provide the pieces and you provide your imagination! Recommended for kids aged 3 and up; open to all ages.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.