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Kids’ Science Storytime: Meet the Authors – FREE

Sunday, June 1, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a special storytime where top kids authors read from their books, all afternoon. Shop our carefully curated collection of kids’ science books for sale and have your books signed by participating authors.

Those who register for the World Science Festival’s free events will receive early notification of special events and be entered for a chance to win a science gift package.

Pluto Visits Earth!: What Does It Mean To Be A Planet?
2:00 – 2:30

Featuring: Steven Metzger, Pluto Visits Earth!

One Plus One for Boys and Girls
2:45 – 3:15

Featuring: Deborah Heiligman, The Boy Who Loved Math

What About (Science) Bob?
3:30 – 4:00

Featuring: “Science Bob” Pflugfelder, Nick and Tesla’s Secret Agent Gadget Battle


Steve MetzgerWriter

Steve Metzger grew up in Queens, NYC. He went to Baruch College and received his Masters in Education from Bank Street College. He taught young children for 15 years before moving on to Scholastic, where he has mainly worked with the Book Clubs.

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“Science Bob” PflugfelderTeacher, Television Personality

“Science Bob ” Pflugfelder is a science teacher, maker, author, and presenter who loves sharing his passion for all things science. He regularly appears on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, Live With Kelly & Michael, and The Dr. Oz Show.

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Deborah HeiligmanAuthor

Deborah Heiligman is the author of 30 books for children and teens, many of them nonfiction, including Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith, a National Book Award Finalist, Printz Honor, and YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award winner.

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