Join us for a day celebrating children's literature. Readings by Josh Chalmers, author of "Change the World Before Bedtime". Also, author Susan Hood reads "Spike, The Mixed-up Monster". Ann Shapiro of Connecticut Storytelling Center engages all in stories and song. Simply Enchanted brings the Brave Princess for a visit, too! "Change the World Before Bedtime" is for sale in the Museum Store. Have the author personalize and sign your copy!
Event is free with admission. Sponsored by Target.
10am-4pm: Craft & Activity Stations
10-11am: Enchanted Fairytale appearance by the Brave Princess (Simply Enchanted)
12-12:30pm: Josh Chalmers will be reading from his recently published book, "Change the World Before Bedtime."
1-1:30: Ann Shapiro of Connecticut Storytelling Center at Connecticut College will engage children in participatory storytelling and songs.
2-2:30pm: Susan Hood reads, "Spike, The Mixed-up Monster" and will teach us about the critically endangered salamander that her story is based on.
Activities include: Book binding. Write and illustrate your own story. Dress up, face-painting.