Storytime Club and Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6 Winter Schedules

National Museum of Play News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 585-263-2700

December 2, 2013

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Trien, 585-410-6359,
Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Storytime Club and
Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6
Winter 2014 Schedules
at the National Museum of Play®

Storytime Club

Celebrate the joy of reading! Hear classic children’s stories read aloud and be whisked away on literary adventures at Storytime Club at the National Museum of Play at The Strong on select Mondays at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Receive a Storytime Club Passport and have it punched once during each visit. Collect five punches and receive a free children’s book! The Storytime Club winter schedule follows:

Mondays, January 6 & 27—Bear Buddies. Cuddle up with stories about furry friends—including the Berenstain Bears.  

Mondays, February 3 & 24—Love Is in the Air. Celebrate love with stories about families and friendship.  

Mondays, March 10, 17, 24 & 31— Silly Seuss Stories. Honor Dr. Seuss’s birthday with books featuring silly rhymes.

All Storytime Club programs are included with general museum admission fees.


Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6

Join in playful learning activities with your child at the Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6 series at the National Museum of Play at The Strong. Designed by museum educators, this series helps parents teach little ones important skills through play. Programs take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. one Monday a month. Upcoming programs include:

Monday, January 13—ABCs and 1, 2, 3s. Enjoy songs, stories, and play related to the alphabet and counting.

Monday, February 10—Celebrating Friendship. Learn to share and care with crafts and books about friends and family.

Monday, March 3—Fairy-tale Fun. Be whisked away to faraway places with fairy-tale-themed song and dance.

Monday Kicks programs are included with general museum admission fees.



Museum Hours: Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; 
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

General Admission Fees (does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®): age 2 and older $13.50, under age 2 free, members free.

 Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $3 for members, $4 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Entry is by timed ticket only.

Parking: Free parking is available at the museum for all guests on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that, on high visitation days, the museum lot may reach capacity early in the day. If space is not available on site at the time of your visit, additional parking is available at neighboring municipal garages for a fee. The Strong is not responsible for fees incurred at off-site locations.