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February 11, 2012

Floating Valentines: A Screening of The Red Balloon
February 11, 2012

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Poets House presents Albert Lamorisse’s timeless children’s film classic The Red Balloon.

December 03, 2011

25th Anniversary Event
December 03, 2011

Join Homer-in-residence Mike Romanos for a retelling of this epic tale complete with all the angry gods, flailing monsters and cunning heroes.

November 12, 2011

Richard Lewis
November 12, 2011

Based on his new book We Are Rivers, Richard Lewis and the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble will explore the life of a river, bringing it to life through dance and song.

October 29, 2011

Johan Olander
October 29, 2011

For Halloween this year, world-renowned Monstrologist and Alienologist Johan Olander lectures on the secrets, eating habits, and various levels of friendliness of monsters and alie

September 17, 2011

September 17, 2011

Children have the opportunity to be inspired by an exhibition of giant 'poetry balloons' inistalled in the gallery at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Art Center at Governors Island.

September 10, 2011

The Humpback’s Wail book cover
Reading
September 10, 2011

Chrissie Gittins reads from her latest book of poems, The Humpback’s Wail, and shares the different ways in which she creates her poetry and writing.

June 04, 2011

Richard Lewis
June 04, 2011

Performed by the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble in Teardrop Park South, Poets House’s beautiful “backyard,” this mythic story by Richard

May 14, 2011

Marie Ponsot
May 14, 2011

A translator from the French of many children’s books and a renowned poet, Marie Ponsot shares her favorite fairy tales.

April 16, 2011

Sweet Corn book cover
April 16, 2011

Illustrator for the New Yorker and creator of over a hundred children’s books, James Stevenson reads from Popcorn, Sweet Corn, Just Around the Corner

March 19, 2011

Carin Berger
March 19, 2011

Carin Berger shares the poetic story of a bluebird and a brown rabbit whose friendship survives migration and winter.

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