Readings to celebrate National Poetry Month and the opening of this display of the best poetry for children from the past year.
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April 08, 2006
March 26, 2006
February 11, 2006
A screening of Albert Lamorisse's 1956 children’s classic The Red Balloon. Afterwards we'll make our own floating valentines and try, try, try to keep our feet on the ground.
December 10, 2005
A workshop celebrating the magic and beauty that is snow. We’ll create small paper scrolls to hold our snow-laden poems, quickened and weathered into life.
November 12, 2005
Alexander Zane will read from his new book, The Wheels on the Race Car, and lead us as we read and write about all our favorite speedy animals.
October 15, 2005
Author and illustrator Elizabeth Bushey will present special animations of her poems and stories about everything we love (dinosaurs!) and hate (vegetables!).
September 24, 2005
All together now! Liz and Hal lead a workshop showing us how to write in haiku and other poetic forms. They’ll also read their favorite children’s poem from over the years.
May 21, 2005
A sharing of poems celebrating the marvel that is Spring. We’ll make our own books of poems to be hung from the ever-blossoming, ever-growing branches of our thoughts.
April 30, 2005
Come Shelebrate the life and work of the beloved barefoot troubadour Shel Silverstein with poets Jan Heller Levi, Annie Wright, and Mike Romanos