Join us on the first Wednesday of Every Month for Play Date!
Located on the upper level between Christmas Tree Shop & Nordstrom Rack | 10-11am
Book: A Butterfly is Patient by Dianna Aston Illustrated by Sylvia Long
The creators of the award-winning An Egg Is Quiet and A Seed Is Sleepy have teamed up again to create this gorgeous and informative introduction to the world of butterflies. From iridescent blue swallowtails and brilliant orange monarchs to the worlds tiniest butterfly (Western Pygmy Blue) and the largest (Queen Alexandra’s Birdwing), an incredible variety of butterflies are celebrated here in all their beauty and wonder
Activity: Learn about symmetry in nature and the scales that make up butterfly wings by creating your own beautiful butterfly. Investigate the difference between a moth and a butterfly by observing real specimens!
Book: Curious George Plants a Tree
“George loves to go to the science museum. So, when he finds out that the museum is planning a “Green Day” dedicated to recycling and planting trees, and George is curious and wants to help! But little monkeys eager to help can sometimes become little monkeys getting into trouble. When George begins to find and recycle things around town that aren’t quite ready for the recycle bin, he gets into a jam. Thankfully, George isn’t the only one who wants to help—the whole community can’t wait to lend a hand—and help George and the museum plant some trees!”
Activity: Follow Curious George as he learns about recycling and helping to protect the Earth! Make your own musical shaker by recycling and reusing different materials.
“Celebrate thirty years of this classic alphabet book with a deluxe anniversary edition. More than three million copies of Animalia have been sold making Graeme Base’s amazing alliterative alphabet book one of the world’s most beloved titles for children. Take this stunning visual journey for the first time or delve once again into the world of Animalia.”
Activity: Learn about different animals around the world. Discover what it means for animals to be camouflaged and make your own animal mask!
Book: Cubetto Blue Ocean Adventure
“The Blue Ocean Adventure Pack lets students explore bubbling underwater volcanoes, discover sunken treasures and swim beneath the icebergs of the North Sea.” Help program Cubetto as it travels through the deep blue ocean! Learn about coding robots and the ocean all at the same time!
Activity: Create your own ocean creature and turn it into a scribble bot! What will your sea themed scribble bot draw?
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