Free Reading Fun at the Scholastic Store


Scholastic is helping parents and caregivers plan the best summer yet with a series of free and educational events at the flagship Soho store. Here are a few highlights:

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Free Fun on the 4th!
Saturday, July 4 @ 3pm
Ages 4+
Celebrate the 4th of July with The Scholastic Store! Kids learn all about the Declaration of Independence and make their own American flags to take home!

Happy 2nd Birthday Little Scholastic!
Saturday, July 11 @ 3pm
Ages 0+
Face painting, food and fun photo opps as they officially open the brand-new Little Scholastic corner made specially for y little ones. Come celebrate and get free gifts to take home.

Word Up!
Saturday, July 18 @ 3pm
Ages 4+
Calling all word lovers! WordGirl takes time out of her schedule fighting crime (and bad grammar) to read with kids at The Scholastic Store! WordGirl is bringing her newest books and will be ready for photo opps with all her little fans (don't forget the camera).

Camp Klutz Kick-Off: Face Painting
Saturday, July 25 @ 3pm
Ages 5+
Staying in NYC this summer? Come be a part of "Camp Klutz", a series of crafts and activities for kids all summer long. Become a prince, princess or even a fairy! Kids will be ready for their close-ups, so bring your cameras to capture all the fun! "Camp" will be ongoing on Saturdays in August with different crafts.

The Scholastic Store
557 Broadway(between Prince and Spring)

Regular store hours are Monday-Saturday, 10 am-7 pm, and Sunday, 12-6 pm
Store Events and Information Hotline: (212) 343-6166
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