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Virtual Story Time with the Miller Library

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Tue, May 17, 2022
Thu, June 30, 2022

Join us each month for stories and activities that celebrate gardens, plants, and nature! Programs are available to view any time throughout the entire month. Geared toward children ages 3 to 8 and their families, but all ages are welcome. 

Check in each month for stories and activities that celebrate gardens, plants, and nature!

February 2022: I Love Trees – Trees are important characters in all of these stories, whether they are described as mystical time-travelers destined to live longer than the humans who plant them, or just the perfect place to hang a bird feeder.

  • MAPLE by Lori Nichols
  • MR. TEMPKIN CLIMBS A TREE by Cary Fagan
  • IF YOU HOLD A SEED by Elly MacKay

March 2022: Marsh Madness – Wetlands are home to so many animals. Listeners will meet frogs, turtles, dragonflies, ducks and more in these stories.

  • TURTLE SPLASH! by Cathryn Falwell
  • BETTER MOVE ON, FROG by Ron Maris
  • RIBBIT! by Jorey Hurley

April 2022: Earth Day Celebration – Get ready for a celebration of our love and care for the earth. We’ll start right at home, cover the neighborhood, and extend that goodwill to each buzzing bee.

  • YOU BELONG HERE by M.H. Clark
  • ON MEADOWVIEW STREET by Henry Cole
  • THE THING ABOUT BEES: A LOVE LETTER by Shabazz Larkin

May 2022: Fresh from the Garden – Vegetables are delicious, and growing them is a powerful act. After the stories, we invite kids to the program room to make a vegetable face in the style of Giuseppe Arcimboldo.

  • SECRETS OF THE VEGETABLE GARDEN by Carron Brown
  • CECIL’S GARDEN by Holly Keller
  • OUR SCHOOL GARDEN by Rick Swann

June 2022: Soak Up the Sun – Here comes summer, with plenty of time for hiking, daydreaming, wondering, and imagining.  After the stories, make a nature journal to take with you on your summer adventures.

  • HIKE by Pete Oswald
  • THIS IS SADIE by Sara O’Leary
  • WHY DO ELEPHANTS NEED THE SUN? by Robert E. Wells

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