On Saturday, June 1st, Summer Reading 2019 launches  “A Universe of Stories” with fun space-themed programs and activities for all ages from 10 am - 5 pm.


10:30 am: Kids Create: Galaxy Collage

Create a galaxy-themed collage using a variety of craft materials

12:30 pm: Karaoke!

Special teen guest performance

2:30 pm:  Rhythm and Sound in the Theater by Urban Stages

Jon Berger shares wisdom from his 35-year-career as a percussionist on Broadway and in the recording studio.

Participants will experience hands-on how percussion sound effects are used in the theater, TV, and movies to tell stories, enhance stage action, and excite dance.

All instruments provided.

3:30 pm: Movie!


Major support provided by the New York Life Foundation, the 2019 city-wide sponsor for the Summer Reading Program.

Lead support for Brooklyn Public Library's Summer Reading 2019 program is provided by the National Grid Foundation.

This program is supported by Con Edison, Macy's, Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Nets. CBS2/WLNY is the official media partner for Summer Reading 2019.

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