Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club Fall 2019 Schedule

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

August 7, 2019

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club
at The Strong® Museum
Fall 2019 Schedule

Celebrate the joy of reading! Hear classic children’s stories read aloud and go on literary adventures at Storytime Club at The Strong museum on select Mondays at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. On the first Storytime Club offering of each month, enjoy special activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Sesame Street television series. Storytime Club Passports are punched once during each visit. Collect five punches and receive a free children’s book. The Storytime Club fall schedule follows:

Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club

Mondays, September 9, 16, 23 & 30—Fantastic Friends. Enjoy heartwarming stories about friendship.

Mondays, October 7, 21 & 28—Autumn Adventures. Learn about the exciting activities that happen during the fall season.

Mondays, November 4, 18 & 25—Giving Thanks. Delight in tales about being thankful and showing gratitude.

Mondays, December 2, 9 & 16—Holidays Around the World. Discover how people near and far celebrate during the holiday season.

All Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club programs are included with general museum admission fees. 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. Media support from RocParent. Programs underwritten in part by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.



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 $16, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.

Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Fees subject to change.

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.