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   Tuesday, February 20, 2018
11:15 AM
StoryTime
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  BOOK: Storytime Stretchers: “The Dramatic Diagnosis of Doctor Drake” by Naomi Baltuck
Synopsis ---- Kids appreciate the humor in this snappy, quirky little ode to the sardine. They also love to shout, and in this call and response song, they have plenty of opportunity to do just that.
ACTIVITY: Song and Dance
 



   Wednesday, February 21, 2018
1:45 PM
StoryTime
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 1st Grade
Description:  BOOK: “Before John was a Jazz Giant: A Song of John Coltrane” by Carole Boston Weatherford
Synopsis ---- Young John Coltrane was all ears. And there was a lot to hear growing up in the South in the 1930s: preachers praying, music on the radio, the bustling of the household. These vivid noises shaped John's own sound as a musician. Carole Boston Weatherford and Sean Qualls have composed an amazingly rich hymn to the childhood of jazz legend John Coltrane.
ACTIVITY: Music, Music, Music, Music



   Wednesday, February 28, 2018
11:15 AM
StoryTime
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  BOOK: “Curious George Goes to the Dentist” by Margret Rey
Synopsis ---- When George bites into a shiny apple made of wax, his tooth begins to hurt. The next morning George shows his wiggly tooth to the man with the yellow hat, who takes him to the dentist. George is nervous about his first visit to the dentist, but overcomes his fear and learns about better dental hygiene—with a little good-natured mayhem on the side!
ACTIVITY: The students will play with tooth brush timers