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   Monday, January 23, 2017
1:00 PM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  BOOK: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie”  by: Laura Numeroff
Synopsis ----   If a hungry little mouse shows up on your doorstep, you might want to give him a cookie. And if you give him a cookie, he'll ask for a glass of milk. He'll want to look in a mirror to make sure he doesn't have a milk mustache, and then he'll ask for a pair of scissors to give himself a trim....    
ACTIVITY: The students will make paper bag mouse puppets
 
 



9:30 AM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 3rd Grade
Description:  BOOK: “The Scoop on Ice Cream”  by: Bonnie Burroughs
Synopsis ---- Chill out with the fascinating history behind ice cream and the history of fun stuff! Did you know that immigrants to Ellis Island were served ice cream as part of their first meal in America? Or that George Washington spent more than $200 on ice cream during the summer of 1790? Learn all about the cool history of everyone’s favorite frozen treat in this fun, fact-filled book!     
ACTIVITY: Questions and Answers from the book
 



   Tuesday, January 24, 2017
11:30 AM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  BOOK: “Cluck O’ Clock”  by: Kes Gray
Synopsis ----  It’s 4 o’clock in the morning. Another day is dawning…..Colin the rooster puffs out his chest. Ready to do what he doodle-doos best. Telling the time has never been funnier, as the hens clock watch from food time until fox time. But there may be a next time unless Colin and the hens save themselves from the greedy fox.   
ACTIVITY: Decorate the poem DON’T
 



1:30 PM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 1st Grade
Description:  BOOK: “Beans Baker Bounces Back”  by: Richard Torrey
Synopsis ---- Beans Baker sure can pogo. He’s the Robo-Pogo champion of the school—until his classmate Sheldon beats his record. Beans knows he can become the Robo-Pogo Champion for Life, if only he didn’t have to study for that pesky spelling test.    
ACTIVITY: Students will play a game with words
 



   Thursday, January 26, 2017
1:30 PM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd Grade
Description:  BOOK: “Miss Brooks Loves Books! (And I Don’t)”  by: Barbara Bottner
Synopsis ---With the help of Miss Brooks, Missy’s classmates all find books they love in the library—books about fairies and dogs and trains and cowboys. But Missy dismisses them all—“Too flowery, too furry, too clickety, too yippity.” Still, Miss Brooks remains undaunted. Book Week is here and Missy will find a book to love if they have to empty the entire library. William Steig’s Shrek!—the tale of a repulsive green ogre in search of a revolting bride—of course!     
ACTIVITY: Students will create with Legos                      



   Monday, January 30, 2017
1:00 PM
January 2017 Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  BOOK: “Henny-Penny”  by: Jane Wattenberg
Synopsis ---- "Chickabunga!"  The alarmist chicken and all her funny feathered friends are back! Henny-Penny thinks the sky is falling when an acorn smacks her on her fine red comb. Come flock along as she and her barnyard pals take a side-splitting trip around the world to tell the king. Jane Wattenberg masterfully retells the classic tale,    
ACTIVITY: Students will race against the clock to do speed puzzles.