Monday – Show Day: The Sofa Safari Game Show
What animal eats upside down? How many hearts does an octopus have? Can you hop as high as a kangaroo? These questions and more will be answered during Sofa Safari, the interactive game show that takes you on a safari without leaving your sofa!
Tuesday – Craft Day: Jungle Safari Flashlight Craft
A zip lock bag, black and white construction paper, and permanent markers are all that’s needed to make this project that’s part craft and part optical illusion.
Craft materials are provided by the Library and can be picked up during regular Library hours. One per child while supplies last. Materials will be available the week of July 26 through 31.
Wednesday – Illustrator Day: David DePasquale
Illustrator David DePasquale will share his debut picture book A WISDOM OF WOMBATS and invite kids to explore the wonderful words we use to describe groups of animals. David is also the lead character designer on Arlo the Alligator Boy, a new Netflix movie available now! He’ll give us some tips and tricks for future illustrators and animators! Visit him at: davidadepasquale.com
Thursday – Mashup Day: A virtual visit with Jim Hammond, puppet master from THE LION KING.
Get ready for a ROARING good time when Jim shares some backstage stories and teaches kids how to be puppeteers. We will include a bonus craft video on this day that teaches kids how to make their own “hand puppets.” Visit: puppetnetwork.net
Friday – Guest Day: Teachers of Nature
Every animal needs a superpower to survive. Cheetahs have speed, chameleons have camouflage and birds have flight. Meet real live animal superheroes in this “wild” program. And visit TeachersofNature.com to book your own incredible animal expert!