Enjoy a special interactive storytime with Arlington Height's Memorial Library artist-in-residence, the award-winning children’s author and illustrator Chris Raschka. Read aloud and act out scenes from Chris’ books and see his playful illustrations come to life during this live reading and drawing event. A book signing will follow and books will be available for sale. For age 4 to Grade 4 with parent.
This event is presented in conjunction with Bravo! Chris Raschka, an art exhibit from the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature, on display in the Library's Marketplace from June 4 through August 12. Visit ahml.info/summer for more.
This event is free, but regsitration is required. You can register online here, or call the library at 847-392-010.
Winner of the 2012 Randolph Caldecott Medal
"In a daring attempt to capture the raw energy of Parker's music . . . Raschka (pens) a text that's as lean as a poem and as mean as a blues refrain" ("Publishers Weekly", starred review). Full-color illustrations.