Events for June 6, 2021 thru June 12, 2021

Pride Month

Occurs On: June 6, June 7, June 8, June 9, June 10, June 11, June 12
Future Dates:
  • June 13
  • June 14
  • June 15
  • June 16
  • June 17
  • June 18
  • June 19
  • June 20
  • June 21
  • June 22
  • June 23
  • June 24
  • June 25
  • June 26
  • June 27
  • June 28
  • June 29
  • June 30

Take a journey throughout the museum to find six different colored stripes and learn their meanings, then construct your own Pride Flag out of the stripes you found. Also, check out resources and books about the LGBTQIA+ community.

All Day Event

Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club

Occurs On: June 7

Celebrate the joy of reading! Hear children’s stories read aloud on selected Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and be whisked away on literary adventures as part of the Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club at The Strong museum. Storytime Club Passports are punched once during each visit. Collect five punches and receive a free children’s book. This month, enjoy stories about the summer season and receive a free ticket to visit The Strong's Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

10:30 a.m.

Storytime Club is named in honor of Carol D. Simmons, a former children’s librarian in the Pittsford Central School District. The gift is made possible through the generous support of Harvey D. Simmons in loving memory of his wife.

Wonderland Adventures

Occurs On: June 12
Future Dates:
  • June 13

Jump down the rabbit hole into a world where everything is nonsense during Wonderland Adventures. Make a top hat and join the Mad Hatter at his “Un”birthday Party. Try flamingo croquet with the Queen of Hearts or join Alice in her Reading Nook for a story. You never know what you’ll find through the looking glass!

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.