This family friendly program features special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. Stories at the Museum programs are free and open to all ages. Programs take place every month on select Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.
Every Stories at the Museum program will include:
group reading of the selected history-themed picture book
a make-it-and-take-it craft activity related to the text
Each month the books will have a different theme.
August – Poetry Appreciation Month
August 5 – Visiting Langston
August 19 – Emily
September – Hispanic-Latino Heritage Month
September 2 – Waiting for Biblioburro
September 16 – My Name is Celia / Me llamo Celia: The Life of Celia Cruz
October – National Disability Awareness and Famous Virginians Month
October 7 – Helen Keller's Best Friend Belle
October 21 – Something to Tell the Grandcows
November – Native American Indian Heritage Month
November 4 – The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
November 18 – Moonstick: The Seasons of the Sioux
December – Famous Americans Month
December 2 – Abe Lincoln's Dream
December 16 – Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride
Come join the fun at the VHS!
Caroline Legros, School Program Coordinator
Do you have a question about an upcoming Stories at the Museum program? Feel free to contact me at 804.342.9652 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There were signs all throughout town telling eight-year-old Connie where she could and could not go. But when Connie sees four young men take a stand for equal rights at a Woolworth’s lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, she realizes that things may soon change.