Storytime Club and Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6 Fall 2015 Schedules

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 585-263-2700

August 26, 2015

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Kim Della Porta, 585-410-6325,

Storytime Club and
Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6
Fall 2015 Schedules

at The Strong Museum   

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 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 fall schedule follows:

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28—ABCs and 123s. Enjoy books about letters and numbers.

Mondays, October 5, 19 & 26—Fantastic Fall. Delight in stories about autumn and Halloween.

Mondays, November 9, 16 & 23—Holiday Traditions. Gather around for stories about holiday traditions, such as baking cookies, visiting family, and sending cards.

Mondays, December 7 & 14Winter Wonders. Explore the magic of winter through books about snowflakes, holiday decorations, and festive music.

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 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, November 2—Playing with Science. Get moving with music and activities about plants and animals, and enjoy stories about the wonders of science.

Monday, December 7—Wonderful Wintertime. Play with pretend snow and enjoy winter-themed imaginative play, crafts, and stories.

Monday Kicks programs are included with general museum admission fees.

Storytime Club and Monday Kicks for Ages 2 to 6 programming sponsored by Target and Genesee Valley Parent Magazine.                  


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. (Note: After November 1, general admission fees change to $14.)

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 during regular museum hours. 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.