Don’t miss the BKBF Children’s Day (ages 2-11) in MetroTech Commons. Children’s Day celebrates the power of storytelling and the importance of literature in children’s lives. On September 16th, bring the kids and enjoy readings, art projects, and workshops, as children's and middle-grade authors present new and beloved children’s books. Families will have a fun-filled day outdoors meeting costumed characters, joining musical performances, and browsing the Children’s Marketplace of booksellers. Children’s Day authors include: Laurie Berkner, Alexandra Bracken, Angela Dominguez, Sharon Draper, Maira Kalman, Eric Morse, George O’Connor, Javaka Steptoe, Jacqueline Woodson, and Gene Luen Yang, and many more.