Storytime with Author Nana Brew-Hammond

"Storytime" with Author Nana Brew-Hammond. Watch this beautiful story "BLUE" come to life in the Reichert Planetarium Theater. February 26, 6pm. Activities will be available in the planetarium lobby following the reading. Click here to learn more.

The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum presents

“Storytime” with Author Nana Brew-Hammond

Discover a world of creativity and tradition in this fascinating picture book that explores the history and cultural significance of the color blue. 

“Stunning and informative—and as profoundly rich as the color blue.” – Kirkus Reviews

  • 54th NAACP Image Awards Nominee for Outstanding Literary Work
  • Named among the best books of 2022 by NPR, New York Public Library, Evanston Public Library, Kirkus Reviews, and The Center for the Study of Multicultural Literature
  • 2022 Orbis Pictus Prizewinner awarded by the National Council of Teachers of English
  • Selected to the 2023-2024 Texas Bluebonnet Master List

Join author Nana Brew-Hammond in the planetarium theater to see her amazing picture book “BLUE” come to life. After the reading, enjoy a craft and activity relating to the story in the lobby.

All attendees are invited to wear the color blue.