Welcome to our second week of Page Turner Adventures virtual programming! If you’ve registered for the 2021 Summer Reading Program you can earn extra prizes by checking out the Page Turner Adventures videos. Each day’s video has a question on Beanstack; answer all of that week’s questions for credit. There’s no rush, you can check out these videos anytime until the end of the program on August 13.
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Monday: Show Day
Felix the Flea wants to join a Flea Circus. But when his emotions get the best of him, Page and Kenny decide to put on an actual circus to show him the ropes. They’re joined by some special guests including a real jumping spider, the owner and star of Circus Kirkus, and Jonathan Lee Iverson…Ringling Bros. and Barnum Baily’s last Ringmaster (really!).
Tuesday: Craft Day
Grab some popsicle sticks, masking tape, and yarn to create a spider that can climb up any water spout.
Wednesday: Author Day
Candace Fleming is the acclaimed author of more than forty books for children and young adults, including this year’s Sibert Medal Award Winning Book HONEYBEE: The Busy Life of Apis Mellifera. We’ll also chat about her book CUBS IN THE TUB.
Thursday: Mashup Day
Nut butter, honey, oats and “mix-ins” make these the best bug bites you’ll ever have.
Friday: Guest Day
An internationally known storyteller, performer and teaching artist, Bobby Norfolk is a three-time Emmy Award winner, multiple Parents’ Choice Gold and Silver Award winner, and a National Storytelling Network Oracle Award recipient. Bobby will thrill us with tales of that famous trickster, Ananse.