Author Alan Katz will visit a number of elementary schools in Garden City on Thursday.

Alan Katz has written many books for children and adults, including the award-winning songbooks Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs.

Katz has also written family humor and puzzles for publications including the Rosie Magazine, The New York Times and the New York Daily News. He is also a writer-producer with extensive television credits. He was recently a producer on the Tony Danza Show, and created and executive produced reality show pilot for the Oxygen Network.

He will be visiting Plymell, Edith Scheuerman, Florence Wilson and Abe Hubert Elementary School during the day.