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Stories at the Museum

Stories at the Museum

This family friendly program features special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. Stories at the Museum programs are 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. 2019 Dates and Themes JANUARY – NATIONAL BIRD DAY // MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY January 5 – I Took a Walk January 19 – A Sweet Smell of Roses FEBRUARY – BLACK HISTORY MONTH February 2 – Ruby Bridges February 16 – Game, Set, Match Champion Arthur Ashe MARCH – WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH March 2 – Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote March 16 – Jazz Age Josephine APRIL – NATIONAL POETRY MONTH April 6 – The Raven April 20 – Johnny Appleseed MAY – ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH // JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH May 4 – How My Parents Learned to Eat May 18 – It's Challah Time! JUNE – PRIDE MONTH // WWII MEMORIAL June 1 – And Tango Makes Three June 15 – Nim and the War Effort JULY – INDEPENDENCE DAY // CELEBRATE SUMMER July 6th - Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything July 20th - Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie AUGUST – NATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY // RATIFICATION OF THE 19TH AMENDMENT Aug 3rd - Worst of Friends Aug 17th - Around America to Win the Vote SEPTEMBER – NATIONAL READ-A-BOOK DAY // HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH Sept 7th - Waiting for the Biblioburro Sept 21st - My Name is Celia Cruz OCTOBER – ARTOBER // ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH Oct. 5th - Ish Oct 19th - The Street Beneath My Feet NOVEMBER – NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIANS HERITAGE MONTH // THANKSGIVING Nov 2nd - The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Nov 16th - Thanksgiving Book TBD DECEMBER – WINTER FUN Dec 7th - Gingerbread for Liberty Dec 21st - Snowflake Bentley

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  • Date: November 23, 2019 ( 2019-11-23 11:00:00 2019-11-23 12:00:00 Stories at the Museum This family friendly program features special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. Stories at the Museum programs are 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. 2019 Dates and Themes JANUARY – NATIONAL BIRD DAY // MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY January 5 – I Took a Walk January 19 – A Sweet Smell of Roses FEBRUARY – BLACK HISTORY MONTH February 2 – Ruby Bridges February 16 – Game, Set, Match Champion Arthur Ashe MARCH – WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH March 2 – Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote March 16 – Jazz Age Josephine APRIL – NATIONAL POETRY MONTH April 6 – The Raven April 20 – Johnny Appleseed MAY – ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH // JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH May 4 – How My Parents Learned to Eat May 18 – It's Challah Time! JUNE – PRIDE MONTH // WWII MEMORIAL June 1 – And Tango Makes Three June 15 – Nim and the War Effort JULY – INDEPENDENCE DAY // CELEBRATE SUMMER July 6th - Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything July 20th - Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie AUGUST – NATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY // RATIFICATION OF THE 19TH AMENDMENT Aug 3rd - Worst of Friends Aug 17th - Around America to Win the Vote SEPTEMBER – NATIONAL READ-A-BOOK DAY // HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH Sept 7th - Waiting for the Biblioburro Sept 21st - My Name is Celia Cruz OCTOBER – ARTOBER // ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH Oct. 5th - Ish Oct 19th - The Street Beneath My Feet NOVEMBER – NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIANS HERITAGE MONTH // THANKSGIVING Nov 2nd - The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Nov 16th - Thanksgiving Book TBD DECEMBER – WINTER FUN Dec 7th - Gingerbread for Liberty Dec 21st - Snowflake Bentley Virginia Museum of History & Culture
    428 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220 Richmond, VA 23220
    )
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Date: December 7, 2019 ( 2019-12-07 11:00:00 2019-12-07 12:00:00 Stories at the Museum This family friendly program features special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. Stories at the Museum programs are 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. 2019 Dates and Themes JANUARY – NATIONAL BIRD DAY // MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY January 5 – I Took a Walk January 19 – A Sweet Smell of Roses FEBRUARY – BLACK HISTORY MONTH February 2 – Ruby Bridges February 16 – Game, Set, Match Champion Arthur Ashe MARCH – WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH March 2 – Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote March 16 – Jazz Age Josephine APRIL – NATIONAL POETRY MONTH April 6 – The Raven April 20 – Johnny Appleseed MAY – ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH // JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH May 4 – How My Parents Learned to Eat May 18 – It's Challah Time! JUNE – PRIDE MONTH // WWII MEMORIAL June 1 – And Tango Makes Three June 15 – Nim and the War Effort JULY – INDEPENDENCE DAY // CELEBRATE SUMMER July 6th - Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything July 20th - Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie AUGUST – NATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY // RATIFICATION OF THE 19TH AMENDMENT Aug 3rd - Worst of Friends Aug 17th - Around America to Win the Vote SEPTEMBER – NATIONAL READ-A-BOOK DAY // HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH Sept 7th - Waiting for the Biblioburro Sept 21st - My Name is Celia Cruz OCTOBER – ARTOBER // ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH Oct. 5th - Ish Oct 19th - The Street Beneath My Feet NOVEMBER – NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIANS HERITAGE MONTH // THANKSGIVING Nov 2nd - The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Nov 16th - Thanksgiving Book TBD DECEMBER – WINTER FUN Dec 7th - Gingerbread for Liberty Dec 21st - Snowflake Bentley Virginia Museum of History & Culture
    428 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220 Richmond, VA 23220
    )
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Date: December 21, 2019 ( 2019-12-21 11:00:00 2019-12-21 12:00:00 Stories at the Museum This family friendly program features special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. Stories at the Museum programs are 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. 2019 Dates and Themes JANUARY – NATIONAL BIRD DAY // MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY January 5 – I Took a Walk January 19 – A Sweet Smell of Roses FEBRUARY – BLACK HISTORY MONTH February 2 – Ruby Bridges February 16 – Game, Set, Match Champion Arthur Ashe MARCH – WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH March 2 – Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote March 16 – Jazz Age Josephine APRIL – NATIONAL POETRY MONTH April 6 – The Raven April 20 – Johnny Appleseed MAY – ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH // JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH May 4 – How My Parents Learned to Eat May 18 – It's Challah Time! JUNE – PRIDE MONTH // WWII MEMORIAL June 1 – And Tango Makes Three June 15 – Nim and the War Effort JULY – INDEPENDENCE DAY // CELEBRATE SUMMER July 6th - Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything July 20th - Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie AUGUST – NATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY // RATIFICATION OF THE 19TH AMENDMENT Aug 3rd - Worst of Friends Aug 17th - Around America to Win the Vote SEPTEMBER – NATIONAL READ-A-BOOK DAY // HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH Sept 7th - Waiting for the Biblioburro Sept 21st - My Name is Celia Cruz OCTOBER – ARTOBER // ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH Oct. 5th - Ish Oct 19th - The Street Beneath My Feet NOVEMBER – NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIANS HERITAGE MONTH // THANKSGIVING Nov 2nd - The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Nov 16th - Thanksgiving Book TBD DECEMBER – WINTER FUN Dec 7th - Gingerbread for Liberty Dec 21st - Snowflake Bentley Virginia Museum of History & Culture
    428 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220 Richmond, VA 23220
    )
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Location: Virginia Museum of History & Culture
    428 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220
    Richmond, VA 23220