~~Read, Rock and Rhyme is fashioned after the Mother Goose on the Loose program that integrates the latest research in early literacy and infant brain development with traditional story time elements. Join us as we share books, rhymes, musical instruments, songs, movement, flannel board tales, puppets, finger plays and more.
This program is designed for the birth to 24 month audience mentioned below, but siblings are welcome. Open play is available at the end of the program.
Infants to 24 months & their caregivers.
Rescheduled from May
~~ A Furnace Afloat: The Wreck of the Hornet and the Harrowing 4,300-Mile Voyage of Its Survivors by Joe Jackson
Discussion led by Art Wallace.
In 1866, an American clipper ship accidentally caught on fire and sank, leaving its crew on three lifeboats for more than six weeks until they eventually reached Hawaii. Along the way, they faced terrible heat, storms, starvation, treachery, mutiny and cannibalism.
Multiple copies will be available at the library during the preceding month. All readers welcome. Light refreshments served.