literacy

Barks 'N Books Reading Day at Purina Farms
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Visit the newest interactive reading experience for kids in the St. Louis area – Barks 'N Books Reading Day at Purina Farms! This free book reading features USO comfort dogs and gives your kids the opportunity to read to them. Reservations are not necessary.

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The Ready Readers Winter Story Fest

Join Ready Readers at the 2019 Winter Story Fest, where there will be a winter carnival with hands-on activities for kids and a live performance of The Lion and the Mouse by Circus Kaput! This festival includes lots of activities celebrating literacy recommended for kids under age 10. 

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Books and Butterflies

Experience this storytelling adventure at The Butterfly House. Your little ones will enjoy fun storytime readings with some very special guests. Books and Butterflies is included with Butterfly House admission.

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Tuesday Tails

Visit the Animal Protective Association (APA) of Missouri for a free story time for preschoolers and help foster their love of animals.

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Mad Mixtures
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Get ready for some simple chemistry fun with Mad Science! At this free workshop, preschoolers will learn simple chemistry concepts and make some modeling dough to take home.

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