Don't miss a FREE program with local author Jan Wahl on Sunday October 11. Meet at noon in the Family Center to create giraffe-inspired artwork, and musical instruments. At 2 p.m. everyone will form a parade to the Little Theater for Wahl�s illustrated reading of The Long Tall Journey. A book signing follows at 3 p.m. in Libbey Court.
BY JAN WAHL, ILLUSTRATOR CHRIS SHEBAN, hardcover, 32 pages
Ages: Preschool - Grade 4
After visiting a natural history museum, a young girl begins to see dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures everywhere but cannot convince her parents of this new reality.
Since publishing his first book, Pleasant Fieldmouse, local Toledo author, Jan Wahl, has written more than 100 books for children, including Christmas Present and the acclaimed I Met a Dinosaur. His picture books have won a number of awards, including the Youth Critics Prize at the Bologna Children's Book Fair.