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Story Programs

Story Programs at the Miller Library

Join us each month for stories and activities that celebrate gardens, plants, and nature! Programs are presented one Saturday a month September through June, for children ages 3 to 8 and their families. All ages are welcome.

LOCALLY GROWN STORY PROGRAM

Cover imageSaturday, June 11, 2016
10:30-11:15 AM


OUR SCHOOL GARDEN by Rick Swann
A DAY AT THE MARKET by Sara Anderson
PACIFIC NORTHWEST ALPHABET by Hannah Viano

Local books are featured this month, including stories of Pike Place Market, Daniel Bagley School, and Northwest wildlife. Join us in the program room after the stories to create thumbprint artwork.

AN APPLE FOR THE TEACHER STORY PROGRAM

appleSaturday, September 24, 2016
10:30-11:15 AM


APPLE by Nikki McClure
APPLE PIE ABC by Alison Murray
OUR APPLE TREE by Görel Kristina Näslund

Apples are a delicious part of fall in the Northwest! We'll learn more about apples and make our own applesauce at this seasonal story program.

NATURE WALK STORY PROGRAM

family nature walkSaturday, October 15, 2016
10:30-11:15 AM


BUTTERLY PARK by Elly MacKay
PRINCESS CHAMOMILE'S GARDEN by Hiawyn Oram
SIDEWALK FLOWERS by Jon Arno

Three great books about nature walks are our starting point today. After the stories, map an area where you would like to take a nature walk: your backyard, a favorite park, the Amazon rain forest, or wherever your imagination takes you.

FALL COLOR STORY PROGRAM

Saturday, November 5, 2016
10:30-11:15 AM


THE LITTLE YELLOW LEAF by Carin Berger
WHY DO LEAVES CHANGE COLOR by Betsy Maestro
LEAF MAN by Lois Ehlert

The leaves are falling, and we'll gather them up in these imaginative stories. Join us in the program room after the stories to make a leaf picture using real leaves.

BIRDS IN WINTER STORY PROGRAM

owlSaturday, December 10, 2016
10:30-11:15 AM


SECRETS OF WINTER by Carron Brown
THE HUNGRIEST CHICKADEE by Eileen Ziesler
PENGUIN AND PINECONE by Salina Yoon

Can you watch birds in winter? From the serious to the silly, these authors all have something to share about wintertime and birds. After the stories, come to the program room to learn how to make a pinecone bird feeder.

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