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   Tuesday, May 3, 2016
11:30 AM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  Book: “Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes”  by: Eric Litwin
Synopsis --Pete the Cat goes walking down the street wearing his brand new white shoes. Along the way, his shoes change from white to red to blue to brown to WET as he steps in piles of strawberries, blueberries, and other big messes! But no matter what color his shoes are, Pete keeps movin' and groovin' and singing his song...because it's all good.
Craft: Color Pete the Cat shoes for a game of pin the shoe on Pete.



   Wednesday, May 4, 2016
1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  Book: “There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Fly” by: Simms Taback
From the Publisher --Everyone knows the song about the old lady who swallowed a fly, a spider, a bird, and even worse, but who’s ever seen what's going on inside the old lady's stomach? With this inventive die-cut artwork, Simms Tabak gives us a rollicking, eye-popping version of the well-loved poem.
Activity: Word Search from the story



1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  Book: “There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Fly” by: Simms Taback
From the Publisher --Everyone knows the song about the old lady who swallowed a fly, a spider, a bird, and even worse, but who’s ever seen what's going on inside the old lady's stomach? With this inventive die-cut artwork, Simms Tabak gives us a rollicking, eye-popping version of the well-loved poem.
Activity: Word Search from the story



   Thursday, May 5, 2016
1:45 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd grade
Description:  Book: “Bubble Trouble” by: Margaret Mahy
Synopsis – When little Mabel’s bubble gets away from her, it’s her baby brother who gets into trouble. Soon he’s floating out of the house, above the fence, and all over town! It’s up to Mabel, Mother, and the rest of the townspeople to get him safely back down. Who knew that so much trouble could come from one little bubble?
Craft: Play with bubbles and see how far they can go.



   Friday, May 6, 2016
1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd grade
Description:  Book: “Bubble Trouble” by: Margaret Mahy
Synopsis – When little Mabel’s bubble gets away from her, it’s her baby brother who gets into trouble. Soon he’s floating out of the house, above the fence, and all over town! It’s up to Mabel, Mother, and the rest of the townspeople to get him safely back down. Who knew that so much trouble could come from one little bubble?
Craft: Play with bubbles and see how far they can go.



   Tuesday, May 10, 2016
11:30 AM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  Book: “Ready, Set, Skip” by: Jane O’Connor
Synopsis –This little girl can leap, creep, twirl, skate, burp, slurp, and do all the other things kids love to do—except skip! But with the help of a clever suggestion from her mom, she soon finds herself skipping all the way to school.
Activity: We will hop, jump, and skip together
 



12:15 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 1st grade
Description:  Book: “Jake stays Awake”   by: Michael Wright
Synopsis –Jake can't sleep. He climbs into bed with his mom and dad. Now Jake's parents can't sleep. Even the dog is awake. This family needs a good night's rest. Where can they sleep?  The answer will delight and reassure children and their (sleep-deprived) parents!
Craft: The students will make sleeping mask



1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 1st grade
Description:  Book: “Jake stays Awake”   by: Michael Wright
Synopsis –Jake can't sleep. He climbs into bed with his mom and dad. Now Jake's parents can't sleep. Even the dog is awake. This family needs a good night's rest. Where can they sleep?  The answer will delight and reassure children and their (sleep-deprived) parents!
Craft: The students will make sleeping mask



1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 1st grade
Description:  Book: “Jake stays Awake”   by: Michael Wright
Synopsis –Jake can't sleep. He climbs into bed with his mom and dad. Now Jake's parents can't sleep. Even the dog is awake. This family needs a good night's rest. Where can they sleep?  The answer will delight and reassure children and their (sleep-deprived) parents!
Craft: The students will make sleeping mask



   Wednesday, May 11, 2016
11:00 AM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 5th grade
Description:  Activity: Library Bingo
The power of learning through play it's easy to play and even easier to win. 



1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  Book: “Dogs don’t Wear Sneakers” by: Laura Numeroff
From the Publisher --Animals would look pretty silly doing a lot of the things people do all the time. The unlikely combinations in Laura Numeroff's cheerful rhymes and Joe Mathieu's bright, zany pictures will make you laugh out loud. What sort of crazy creatures can you dream up?
Craft: Decorate crazy paper sneakers
 



   Thursday, May 12, 2016
10:30 AM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 3rd grade
Description:  Play: “Frog and Friends: Frog Saves the Day” by: Eve Bunting
Synopsis – Welcome to Frog and his world. He enjoys nothing better than spending time floating on his pond or visiting with his friends. He appreciates the simpler things in life and would prefer that things stay just the way they are—nice and peaceful. In Frog Saves the Day Frog and his friends mistakenly think a nearby train is a ferocious dragon and later Frog rescues a friend’s child from danger.
Activity: Questions and answers from the Play

 



1:45 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd grade
Description:  Book: “Mr. Wolf’s Pancakes” by: Jan Fearnley
Synopsis -- Mr. Wolf wants to make some pancakes for breakfast, but isn't quite sure how to go about it. So off he goes to ask his neighbors Chicken Little, Wee Willy Winkle, the Gingerbread man, Little Red Riding Hood, and the Three Little Pigs for their help. When he is turned down by each of them, he decides to try it on his own. Soon he succeeds in making a huge pile of delicious pancakes. Having smelled the pancakes cooking, his neighbors decide to call on Mr. Wolf and share his meal. But Mr. Wolf gets his just "desserts"!
Activity: Song and Dance


 



   Friday, May 13, 2016
1:30 PM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd grade
Description:  Book: “Mr. Wolf’s Pancakes” by: Jan Fearnley
Synopsis -- Mr. Wolf wants to make some pancakes for breakfast, but isn't quite sure how to go about it. So off he goes to ask his neighbors Chicken Little, Wee Willy Winkle, the Gingerbread man, Little Red Riding Hood, and the Three Little Pigs for their help. When he is turned down by each of them, he decides to try it on his own. Soon he succeeds in making a huge pile of delicious pancakes. Having smelled the pancakes cooking, his neighbors decide to call on Mr. Wolf and share his meal. But Mr. Wolf gets his just "desserts"!
Activity: Song and Dance


 



   Tuesday, May 17, 2016
11:30 AM
Storytime @ Pintlala
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  Book: “The Pout – Pout Fish” by: Deborah Diesen
Synopsis --Deep in the water, Mr. Fish swims about with his fish face stuck in a permanent pout. Can his pals cheer him up? Will his pout ever end? Is there something he can learn From an unexpected friend? Swim along with the pout-pout fish as he discovers that being glum and spreading "dreary wearies" isn't really his destiny. Bright ocean colors and playful rhyme come together in this fun fish story that's sure to turn even the poutiest of frowns upside down.
Craft: Color a paper fish bowl with crayons and add paper fish