Children's Events Archive

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November 14, 2009

Naomi Shihab Nye
November 14, 2009

In this workshop of reading, writing and discussing poems about our lives, Naomi Shihab Nye, author of the recent young-adult poetry collection Honeybee, explores how poet

October 17, 2009

Richard Lewis
October 17, 2009

Join Richard Lewis and members of the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble as they perform And So It Was Day, a retelling of an ancient Hawaiian chant about the emergence of

September 26, 2009

Kurt Lamkin
September 26, 2009

A charismatic poet and musician who was featured in Bill Moyers’ Fooling with Words documentary, Kurt Lamkin delivers a spirited performance for children and their adults.

June 06, 2009

Sophie Blackall
June 06, 2009

Award-winning illustrator of over a dozen children's books, Sophie Blackall helps children apply their ideas to paper, working backwards and forwards, in drawings and in poetry.

May 09, 2009

May 09, 2009

Popular children’s author and teacher Richard Lewis leads a poetry and art-making workshop that explores the many splendors and mysteries of water.

April 04, 2009

Patricia Hubbell
April 04, 2009

Take a poetic trip with Patricia Hubbell, author of Rabbit Moon and other acclaimed poetry collections for children, as she reads aloud from her work and discusses how to

March 21, 2009

Lee Ann Brown
March 21, 2009

Drawing from southern-style hymns and Appalachian ballads, poet, teacher and songwriter Lee Ann Brown leads children in songs and words that celebrate spring.

November 15, 2008

Astronaut Handbook book cover
November 15, 2008

Do you have the right stuff to be an astronaut?

October 25, 2008

A Field Guide to Monsters book cover
October 25, 2008

Author and illustrator of A Field Guide to Monsters, Johan Olander will introduce children to the poetic side of mon-strology.

June 07, 2008

June 07, 2008

Carin Berger (author of the bestseller All Mixed Up and illustrator of Jack Prelutsky's Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant) reads from her work and offers children a c

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