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KidsLIVE and TeenLIVE: Tasty Treats with Cookie Monster and Rocco DiSpirito

August 3, 2012

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Take a bite out of the summer with the sweetest monster in the world, Cookie Monster! Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster joins celebrity chef, best selling author and founder of the Now Eat This! food truck,  Rocco DiSpirito at The New York Public Library for a special cooking demonstration for children, where Cookie Monster and the audience will learn how to make healthy cookies, and discover that healthy foods can also be delicious. 

Space is limited, so RSVP now to reserve seats. Please RSVP for each attendee seperately.

KidsLIVE  takes children and their families on an enriching cultural and educational journey -- including musical performances, live theatre, opportunities to meet authors and illustrators, and much more.  KidsLIVE programs feature presenters who reflect the rich diversity of New York City and help young audiences develop their creativity, talents, and love for learning. Visit

All KidsLIVE and TeenLIVE programs are sponsoredby the Katerina and Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.

This program is being held in conjunction with the Library's new food exhibition, Lunch Hour NYC, which includes a section of school lunch and healthy eating. Please visit to find additional Lunch Hour NYC programs happening at your neighborhood branch.


MetLife Foundation is the Lead Corporate Sponsor of the Lunch Hour NYC exhibition and related programming.

Additional support for this exhibition has been generously provided by the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers.
Support for The New York Public Library’s Exhibitions Program has been provided by Celeste Bartos, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, Mahnaz Ispahani Bartos and Adam Bartos Exhibitions Fund, and Jonathan Altman.