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Storytime on the Carpet in June
June 14, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am UTC-4
Storytime is a FREE activity for Preschool and Elementary school age children. Once a month we put the rugs on the floor to lounge on while listening to a storybook.
We would love to have you and your children join us on our durable rugs. Reading and a craft (with glue and all sorts of fun messy things) is all done in the rug room near (and even on) the rugs.
Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey
Written by Margriet Ruurs
Stepping Stones tells the story of Rama and her family, who are forced to flee their once-peaceful village to escape the ravages of the civil war raging ever closer to their home. With only what they can carry on their backs, Rama and her mother, father, grandfather and brother, Sami, set out to walk to freedom in Europe. Nizar Ali Badr’s stunning stone images illustrate the story.
The reading will be followed by a craft activity. RSVP below to reserve one of 25 spots on the rug and at the crafts table.