Summer Stories in the Park

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Apr 262013
 
 
Sponsored by Bloomington and Normal Parks and Recreation Departments
Presented by the Twin City Tale Spinners
All Programs are FREE and open to the public 
Stories include popular books and audience participation tales.  Each program includes theme-related activities and a snack.
 
 
Tuesday, June 4 – 10:00 A.M.  Miller Park by the outdoor stage
Theme:  Food
Stories:  Sky Food, The Hungry Wolf, and others
Craft:  Cloud food pictures    Snack:  Popcorn or corn puffs
 
Thursday, June 6  10:00 A.M.  Connie Link Amphitheater
Theme:  Backyard Bash
Stories:  Ladybug Girl, Jimmy’s BIG Bubble and others
Activity:  Bubble Blowing    Snack:  Round Cookies
 
Tuesday, June 11  10:00 A.M.  Miller Park by the outdoor stage
Theme:  Zoos
Stories:  Why the Elephant Has a Long Nose, Going to the Zoo and others
Activity:  Feed the Elephant Game   Snack:  Animal Crackers
 
Thursday, June 13  10:00  Connie Link Amphitheater
Theme:  Fishing Fun
Stories:  Granddad’s Fishing Buddy, The Little Fish Wins and others
Activity:  Catching Balloon Fish    Snack:  Goldfish Snack Crackers
 
Tuesday, June 18  10:00 Miller Park by the outdoor stage
Theme:  Gardens
Stories:  Stone Soup, The Goats in the Garden and others
Activity:  Plant Flowers in Dixie Cup   Snack  Garden Carrots and Celery
 
Thursday, June 20  10:00  Connie Link Amphitheater
Theme:  Butterfly Garden
Stories:  Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Emperor and the Butterflies and others
Activity:  Decorate your own butterfly    Snack:  Lollypops
 
Tuesday, June 25  10:00 Miller Park by the outdoor stage
Theme:  Beach
Stories:  The Magic Eyes of Little Crab, Ladybug Girl at the Beach and others
Activity:  Make the Old Lady Who Swallowed a Snail:  Snack:  Flavored Ice Pops
 
Thursday, June 27  10:00  Connie Link Amphitheater
Theme:  Circus
Real CLOWN will introduce magic tricks
Stories:  Secret Circus, Circus Caps for Sale
Activity:  Walk a Tightrope, Jump Through Hula Hoop    Snack:  Animal Crackers