Events

Please visit us at one of these upcoming events

November

  • Date November 30
  • Time 6:30 – 7:30 EST
  • Event Lions & Cheetahs & Rhinos OH MY! Story Time with Tombolo Books
  • LocationZoom Live
  • Description Did you know that the stripes on a zebra run vertically on the main part of its body, while the stripes on its rump run sideways? Or that an elephant can drink 50 gallons of water a day? Want more interesting animal facts? Join Tombolo Books for a virtual event with Lions, Cheetahs, and Rhinos Oh My! authors John Platt and Moira Rose Donohue.

December

  • Date December 1
  • Time 10:30 CT
  • EventLulu & Rocky in Nashville Story Time with the Professor
  • LocationFacebook Livestream
  • Description Award-winning author Barbara Joosse will read Lulu & Rocky in Nashville on Wishing Chair Productions’ children’s segment, Storytime with the Professor!
  • Date December 3
  • Time 5:30 ET
  • EventAt Home with Literati: Santa’s Secret & Goodnight, Reindeer
  • LocationZoom Webinar
  • Description As part of the “At Home with Literati” series, join Denise Brennan Nelson for a Zoom Story Time! Denise will read from her holiday picture books, Santa’s Secret and Goodnight, Reindeer.
  • Date December 5
  • Time 10:00 CT
  • EventParnassus Books Facebook Live Event: A Tuba Christmas & The Little Kids’ Table
  • LocationFacebook Live
  • Description “Join Parnassus Books and Mary Uhles for a virtual storytime to celebrate the magic of the season! This will be a Facebook Live event from the Parnassus Books Facebook page.” Featuring A Tuba Christmas and The Little Kids’ Table.
  • Date December 5
  • Time 11:00 CT
  • EventEverybody’s Tree Instagram Live with Pages Bookshop
  • LocationInstagram Live
  • Description Barbara Joosse will host a virtual storytime of her new holiday title, Everybody’s Tree via Pages Bookshop’s Instagram Live!
  • Date December 5
  • Time 2:00 CT
  • EventPort Washington Historical Society Zoom Event: Everybody’s Tree
  • LocationZoom Link TBD
  • Description Join Barbara Joosse and the Port Washington Historical Society on Zoom for a celebration of Everybody’s Tree.
  • Date December 13
  • Time 2:00 MT
  • EventVirtual Storytime for Snow Globe Wishes
  • LocationLink TBD
  • Description Get excited for a virtual storytime with Erin Dealey and Second Star to the Right Books! Erin will read her cozy, lyrical holiday title, Snow Globe Wishes. A fun activity will also be offered.
  • Date December 22
  • Time 10:30 CT
  • EventEverybody’s Tree Story Time with the Professor
  • LocationFacebook Livestream
  • Description Award-winning author Barbara Joosse will read Everybody’s Tree on Storytime with the Professor!

Ongoing

  • Date Beginning May 4
  • Event Truth and Honor, a Sneak Peak
  • Location Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum’s DeVos Learning Center website
  • Description In anticipation of the soon to be released children’s book, “Truth and Honor: The President Ford Story,” the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation is releasing an exclusive virtual storytelling experience through the eyes of award-winning children’s book author and illustrator Matt Faulkner. The virtual experiences will begin being available on May 4 through the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum’s DeVos Learning Center website, devoslearningcenter.org. In advance of the book being released, Faulkner joins Clare Shubert, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation’s director of engagement and programming, for “Truth and Honor, a Sneak Peak,” a five-part virtual look into the world of illustration and the process he used for some of the story’s notable illustrations. These mini online segments take a look at President Ford in his childhood and collegiate years, as well as his years serving the military, Congress and as the nation’s 38th president.