Saturday Morning Stories and More at Children’s Book World


Andrew & PollyJanuary 20: Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

By day, Andrew is a film composer and Polly creates music and sound design for commercials. In their spare time, they write and perform friendly, engaging music for children of all ages. Their folksy vocal harmony and cornucopia of acoustic instruments (mandolins, accordions, ukeleles, shakers, bananas) delight kids and parents alike. All ages, www.andrewandpolly.com

Check out Ear Snacks, Andrew & Polly’s delightful podcast for kids, featuring kids. Covering topics including Fruit, Hats, Disguises and Pairs – all designed to encourage exploration and conversation for families. Featuring Andrew & Polly’s original music and songs, the podcast is a wonderful listen for both kids and their parents! Subscribe to the podcast at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ear-snacks/id1013225660.
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Michael McCartyFebruary 3: Michael D. McCarty Black History Storytime
Master storyteller Michael D. McCarty will present a program of stories from African American history and culture that will inform, educate and entertain. Michael D. McCarty. Come see Children’s Book World’s extensive Black History Month book display. Ages 5 -105, www.havemouthwillrunit.com

 

 



Ilene CohenFebruary 10: Ilene Cohen Puppet Theater

Ilene Cohen will entertain with her puppet, Woody, and his puppet friends for stories to tickle your funny bone. Ages 3 – 7, www.icpuppets.com.

 

 



Andrew & PollyFebruary 17: Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

By day, Andrew is a film composer and Polly creates music and sound design for commercials. In their spare time, they write and perform friendly, engaging music for children of all ages. Their folksy vocal harmony and cornucopia of acoustic instruments (mandolins, accordions, ukeleles, shakers, bananas) delight kids and parents alike. All ages, www.andrewandpolly.com

Check out Ear Snacks, Andrew & Polly’s delightful podcast for kids, featuring kids. Covering topics including Fruit, Hats, Disguises and Pairs – all designed to encourage exploration and conversation for families. Featuring Andrew & Polly’s original music and songs, the podcast is a wonderful listen for both kids and their parents! Subscribe to the podcast at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast



Mista Cookie JarFebruary 24: Mista Cookie Jar Mini-Concert
LA-based “kindie rocker,” Mista Cookie Jar, brings his urban-island-folky-rock-&-roll sounds to Children’s Book World. Blending a background in creative writing, poetry & hip-hop production, his music, regularly featured on Sirius XM’s Kids Place Live!, oozes positivity & love. Settle in as Mista Cookie Jar serenades the crowd with his “stars and moon” steel guitar, mixing a rock star excitement with the warmth of family music. Bubbles will end the show. All Ages