Come meet over 50 prominent and beloved authors and illustrators of children's books and celebrate children's literacy. Authors and illustrators will gather on Railroad Avenue to autograph and inscribe their books (which will be available for purchase), chat with readers and share their love of the written word. Admission is free and open to the public.
BYOBag Warwick will present the short version (45 minutes) of BAGit, an upbeat documentary about our plastic problem, meant for families with children ages 10 and up. Prior to the movie, prizes will be awarded to the winners of the BYOBag Poster Contest, with recognition of all participants and a special exhibit of their posters.
(2015) Starring Josh Wiggins and Thomas Haden Church. Max, a precision-trained military dog, serves on the frontlines in Afghanistan alongside his handler, U.S. Marine Kyle Wincott. But when things go terribly wrong on maneuvers, Kyle is mortally wounded and Max, traumatized by the loss of his best friend, is unable to remain in service. Shipped stateside, the only human he seems willing to connect with is Kyle's teenage brother, Justin.
This parent workshop reviews causes for picky eating behaviors, reviews “bad” foods and the ingredients in them and how they negatively affect the body and brain. Learn about “good”foods and their positive effects on the body and brain, both with research studies for evidence. Discover long-term steps to take to help a child who is a picky eater, as well as immediate steps to take to improve nutrition.
Native American Folktales: Beavers & Bats - hear stories from Native American oral tradition. Make a power shield decorated with Native American symbols. Ages 5-9. Register beginning Sept. 5 online or at the Children's Desk.