Sat, Mar 02|
Fredda Turner Durham Children's Museum
Storytime: When Spring Comes
Cozy up in our calming room for a sweet Saturday morning Storytime!
Time & Location
Mar 02, 2024, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Fredda Turner Durham Children's Museum, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
About the Event
In this beautiful book for young children, Caldecott Medalist and Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes uses striking imagery, repetition, and alliteration to introduce basic concepts of language and the changing of the seasons. And acclaimed artist Laura Dronzek's gorgeous, lush paintings show the transformation from quiet, cold winter to the newborn spring.
Before spring comes, the trees are dark sticks, the grass is brown, and the ground is covered in snow. But if you wait, leaves unfurl and flowers blossom, the grass turns green, and the mounds of snow shrink and shrink. Spring brings baby birds, sprouting seeds, rain and mud, and puddles. You can feel it and smell it and hear it--and you can read it!
No registration required