Times Square Blog

Kick Back and Be A Kid Again

Remember when Goodnight Moon was required reading before bed? The folks at the New York Public Library doâ?¦.and, hey, just walking up the stately steps of this literary landmark on Fifth Avenue somehow elevates your intellect. Now through March 23, 2014, don't miss The ABC of It: Why Children's Books Matter, a free exhibit that is guaranteed to make you feel like a kid again. But the truth is, children's books are anchored in some mighty weighty themes, making this exhibit both playful and profoundly cerebral. You'll leave there with a fresh appreciation for your mom's constant reminders to readâ?¦and maybe even some new inspiration to get a kid in your life on the road to reading. Best of all, you don't have to have a library card to gain access. Guests of plenty of New York City boutique hotels are making their way there in droves. Join them! Address: Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street