Greenlight offers free book events and programming for kids, teens and families in both of our store locations! Check our Events Calendar for an updated schedule of featured authors
Ages 3 to 8:
NEW Sunday Bookseller Story time
11:30 AM in Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Neighborhood families are invited to join the booksellers of Greenlight for story time every Sunday morning! Greenlight staff choose their favorite read-alouds to share with the youngest booklovers, with great books ranging from classics and award-winners to the best new releases and local favorites.
Saturday Author Story Time
11:30 AM in Fort Greene, 1:30 PM in Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Saturday Story Time is geared toward kids ages 3 to 8 and their families. Authors and illustrators of picture books visit us on Saturdays to present their new books with interactive readings and drawings, and often activities and crafts too!
Ages 9 to 12:
Greenlight Young Readers Book Group
Fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM in Fort Greene
Fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM in Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Led by Greenlight booksellers Grace (at Fort Greene) and Stephanie (at Prospect Lefferts Gardens), this book group is geared toward kids ages 9 to 12, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend; pizza is served. Check our Book Groups page or the Events Calendar for information about current book group picks, which are always discounted 15%.
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