Tuesday, September 23, 6:30 PM
Greenlight Young Readers Book Group discusses Same Sun Here
At Greene Grape Annex (across the street from the bookstore at 753 Fulton Street)Led by Greenlight bookseller Grace, this book group is geared toward kids ages 8 to 14, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend; snacks and treats are from the...
Wednesday, September 24, 7:30 PM
Donald Antrim presents The Emerald Light in the Air: Stories
In conversation with Lorin Stein of The Paris Review
MacArthur Fellow Donald Antrim is one of America’s most important contemporary fiction writers, praised and admired by contemporaries including Richard Ford, George Saunders and Jonathan Franzen. His new story collection, The Emerald Light in the Air...
Thursday, September 25, 7:30 PM
Will Boast presents Epilogue
In conversation with Julia Fierro
At the age of twenty-four, Will Boast had suffered the death of his mother, his only sibling (a younger brother), and finally his father to alcoholism. While numbly carrying out the matters of his father’s estate, Boast discovered documents revealing a second family: his father’s ex-wife and two sons...
Friday, September 26, 2:30 PM
Singalong with Jarrod
Greenlight is delighted to offer a weekly singalong/story time event for babies and toddlers each Friday afternoon! Join us in the kids section for 40 minutes of favorite songs and stories for the littlest booklovers, led by Greenlight bookseller Jarrod and his trusty guitar. Ages 6 weeks to 3 years.
Saturday, September 27, 11:00 AM
Author Story Time: Alexis Barad-Cutler presents Five Hungry Pandas!: A Count and Crunch Book
Brooklyn author Alexis Barad-Cutler is an editor and author of many books for children. In her new book Five Hungry Pandas, the youngest book lovers can learn to count to five as these five hungry pandas lunch on bamboo in this innovative board book with die-cut pages!...