Children's Events Archive
April 10, 2010
March 27, 2010
Renowned poet Matthea Harvey reads from The Little General and the Giant Snowflake, her tale of a little general and his Realist army who attempt to fend off the imaginati
February 13, 2010
In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Poets House presents Albert Lamorisse’s timeless children’s film classic The Red Balloon.
November 14, 2009
In this workshop of reading, writing and discussing poems about our lives, Naomi Shihab Nye, author of the recent young-adult poetry collection Honeybee, explores how poet
October 17, 2009
Join Richard Lewis and members of the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble as they perform And So It Was Day, a retelling of an ancient Hawaiian chant about the emergence of
September 26, 2009
A charismatic poet and musician who was featured in Bill Moyers’ Fooling with Words documentary, Kurt Lamkin delivers a spirited performance for children and their adults.
June 06, 2009
Award-winning illustrator of over a dozen children's books, Sophie Blackall helps children apply their ideas to paper, working backwards and forwards, in drawings and in poetry.
May 09, 2009
Popular children’s author and teacher Richard Lewis leads a poetry and art-making workshop that explores the many splendors and mysteries of water.
April 04, 2009
Take a poetic trip with Patricia Hubbell, author of Rabbit Moon and other acclaimed poetry collections for children, as she reads aloud from her work and discusses how to
March 21, 2009
Drawing from southern-style hymns and Appalachian ballads, poet, teacher and songwriter Lee Ann Brown leads children in songs and words that celebrate spring.