Springfield Museums Press Releases
LittleFest of Storytelling
General Museum News
August 26, 2008
The Springfield Museums at the Quadrangle will host "LittleFest of Storytelling IV" on Saturday, September 13, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event is free for Springfield residents. Activities planned for outdoors will be held inside if it rains.
Families are invited to join us for the following activities:
10 & 11 a.m., 1 & 2 p.m. – Visit with Biscuit from the popular book series. (Quadrangle Green)
10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m. – Leeny Del Seamonds performs Foibles, Folklore & Fun!, a program of uplifting folk tales, including Latino stories and songs (Central Library).
10:15 a.m. & 1:15 p.m. – Mary Jo Maichack, a minstrel storyteller, will sing and play guitar for children learning to love words (Science Museum).
10:30 & 11:30 a.m., 12:30 & 1:30 p.m. – Meet the one and only Curious George.
11:15 a.m. & 1:15 p.m. – Irene Smalls will take you on a journey through the city with Jonathan and His Mommy and introduce you to My Nana and Me (Quadrangle Green).
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. – Each child will receive a free book (Quadrangle Tent).
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. – Information Fair - Learn more about services and programs offered to families with young children (Quadrangle Tent).
Noon-3:45 p.m. – Make a Curious George door hanger (G.W.V. Smith Art Museum).