Art and Story Time

Mondays at 11am

Art and Story Time is a weekly series for children 5 and under. Every Monday will feature a different book read aloud plus a hands-on art project. There may even be special surprise visits from illustrators, story characters, and more. Fun for children and their parents!

Free with Festival admission. Children 12 and under get in free every day at the Festival of Arts.

Schedule

Date Book Author
July 10 Love Monster Rachel Bright
July 17 Ninja Bunny Jennifer Gray Olson
July 24 Why is Blue Dog Blue? George Rodrigue
July 31 Fuddles and Puddles Frans Vischer
Aug 7 Jill and Dragon Lesley Barnes
Aug 14 The Dot Peter Reynolds
Aug 21 Pigs and a Blanket James Burks
Aug 28 Harold and the Purple Crayon Crockett Johnson

Tips for Attending

  • Have older children with you? Sign them up for our Youth Art classes on Mondays at 11am and 1pm.
  • Books will be for sale at the Festival’s gift shop.
  • Stop by the Art Center for more art projects for artists of all ages.
  • Gina’s Alfresco will be open for lunch with plenty of kid friendly foods including pizza, popcorn and hot dogs.

Upcoming Events

Art & Story Time

July 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

July 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

July 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

July 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

August 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

August 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art & Story Time

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm