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The Vacationers by Emma Straub For the Posts, a two-week trip to the island of Mallorca with their extended family and friends is a celebration. The sunlit island, its mountains and beaches, its tapas and tennis courts, also promise an escape from the tensions simmering at home in Manhattan. But all does not go according […]

Wednesday July 3, 2015

Saturday, July 11th Imagination Story Time An interactive story time designed to introduce kids to the wonder of drama. (ages 2 and up) 11:00 Saturday, July 18th Crafting – Paper Making! Our paper-making was rained out last month! So, we’re having a redux… 11:00 Saturday, July 25 Creative Writing Workshop for Middle-Grade Kids The Magical Art of […]

Wednesday July 3, 2015
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Euphoria by Lily King English Anthropologist Andrew Bankson has been alone in the field for several years, studying a tribe on the Sepik River in the Territory of New Guinea with little success. Increasingly frustrated and isolated by his research, Bankson is on the verge of suicide when he encounters the famous and controversial Nell […]

Saturday June 6, 2015

Saturday, June 13th Crafting Paper-making in our front yard! There will probably be bubble-blowing too… 11:00 Saturday, June 20th Rolicking Music, Stories, and Movement with Ingrid and Eric These two pack the house – come check it out! 11:00 Mindfulness Classes for Kids A series of classes that string together engaging, light-hearted activities that provide […]

Saturday June 6, 2015
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Book Club for Grown-ups Ready Player One by Ernest Cline In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines–puzzles that […]

Friday May 5, 2015

Saturday, May 2nd Zen Shorts We’re combining our popular mindfulness classes for kids with story time. A sort of mindful-story time. For kids 2 and up. Check it out! 11:00 Saturday, May 9th Special Mother’s Day Crafting Come make picture frames! The perfect gift for the lovely lady in your life… 11:00 Saturday, May 30th […]

Friday May 5, 2015

Sign Up for our Creative Writing Camp is happening now!! You won’t want to miss out… For one week campers will create a portfolio of several short pieces, and develop one longer story. All the while, we’ll have fun playing games outside, crafting, stretching our imaginations, making friends, and frolicking in the sunshine. Perfect for […]

Thursday April 4, 2015
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Babayaga: A Novel of Witches in Paris by Toby Barlow The year is 1959, and strange events are brewing in Paris…We meet Will who works at an international advertising agency, which is also a front for the CIA. Then there’s the enchanting Zoya, who could cast a spell with her looks – and as a […]

Thursday April 4, 2015

Saturday, April 11th Crafting! Come fold tissue paper flowers, in honor of spring. Everyone will leave with a colorful bouquet. Tulips, violets, roses galore! ages 2 to 4 11-12 Why do we love duct tape so much? Because we can use it for everything! Come make a wallet out of this groovy, sticky, silvery material; […]

Thursday April 4, 2015
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Book Club for Grown-ups The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall Golden Richards, husband to four wives, father to twenty-eight children, is having the mother of all midlife crises. The Lonely Polygamist is an unforgettable story of an American family – with its inevitable dysfunctionality, heartbreak, and comedy – pushed to its outer limits. “A serious […]

Wednesday March 3, 2015