Childrens Event

Alien Tomato Storytime with Author Kristen Schroeder

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 11:00am

This will be a very special virtual storytime with author, Kristen Schroeder. Her new book, Alien Tomato, is sure to leave your little ones looking at vegetables differently.

ABOUT THE BOOK: 

When a mysterious red orb appears one day, the vegetables aren’t sure what to make of it. It must be an alien tomato! They name her Allie and try to make her feel as welcome as possible. But Gopher isn’t convinced. He’s sure it’s just a ball… Isn’t it?

Alien Tomato Cover Image
By Kristen Schroeder, Mette Engell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781624149764
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Page Street Kids - July 14th, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Let's Dance! Special Storytime with Valerie Bolling

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 11:00am

Dancing is for everyone, everywhere! Are you ready to dance? Author Valerie Bolling is going to read her new picture book, Let’s dance. Come get your mid-morning wiggles out and dance along!

Let's Dance! Cover Image
By Valerie Bolling, Maine Diaz (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781635921427
Availability: Not on our shelves. Usually ships in 3-5 business days.
Published: Boyds Mills Press - March 3rd, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Special Storytime with Pamela Cameron

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 11:00am

Rescue pups! The Great Lakes! Big Adventures! Head on over to Facebook to see how Pamela Cameron put all of our favorite things into her book Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes.  

Is your family looking for a rescue pet? Check out Humane Society of Huron Valley https://www.hshv.org/

If you loved this story, and wish to support the author and our independent bookstore, you may order the book here: https://www.schulerbooks.com/book/9780870209147.

 

Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes Cover Image
By Pamela Cameron, Renée Graef (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780870209147
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wisconsin Historical Society Press - April 8th, 2019

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Special Storytime with Cathy Gendron

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 11:00am

Grab your art supplies and head outside with us as illustrator Cathy Gendron shares Trees Make Perfect Pets. 

 

ABOUT THE BOOK: 

"Takes tree-hugging-and standing up for yourself-to a new level." --Kirkus Reviews

An endearing and environmentally friendly story about a girl's unlikely best friend...a tree

Abigail is determined to get the perfect pet.

Trees Make Perfect Pets Cover Image
By Paul Czajak, Cathy Gendron (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492664734
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - March 3rd, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Special Storytime with Emmy Kastner

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 11:00am

Join author and illustrator Emmy Kastner for another MacKids storytime, celebrating the latest release in her Nerdy Babies series, picture books encouraging the youngest readers to explore the natural world around them from the depths of the ocean to the farthest reaches of space.

ABOUT THE BOOK: 

Nerdy Babies: Weather Cover Image
By Emmy Kastner, Emmy Kastner (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250312310
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 5th, 2020

Nerdy Babies: Rocks Cover Image
By Emmy Kastner, Emmy Kastner (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250312198
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 5th, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Storytime LIVE! with Laura Perdew

Event date: 
Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 11:00am

Tune in for Storytime LIVE! with Laura Perdew author of The Fort. Laura will share the tale of a pirate and a prince, and their wonderful adventures. 

About the Book

Can a pirate and a prince learn to share?

The Fort Cover Image
By Laura Perdew, Adelina Lirius (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781624149252
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Page Street Kids - April 21st, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Last Kids on Earth: Create like Quint – STEAM + Writing Contest

Event date: 
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 11:00am to Friday, May 1, 2020 - 11:59pm

As seen on Netflix! Diary of a Wimpy Kid meets The Walking Dead in this hilarious SERIES filled with wisecracking kids, crazy gadgets, and a lifetime supply of zombies and giant-sized monsters. 

To celebrate the release of The Last Kids on Earth: June’s Wild Flight we are hosting a contest. To enter, create your own crazy gadget for June to use! Submit a 200-400 word essay and any photos to support it! You never know, it could be cool enough for Max to put it into his next book. 

The Last Kids on Earth: June's Wild Flight Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593117187
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Cancelled — Story Time — Sesame Street

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 11:00am

We regret to inform you that this event has been cancelled. For more information on our response regarding Covid-19, click here.


Jump into the pages of our favorite books! We'll sing songs, make a craft and go on a new adventure. This week we read books about Sesame Street!

We're Different, We're the Same (Sesame Street) Cover Image
By Bobbi Kates, Joe Mathieu (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781524770563
Availability: Not on our shelves. Usually ships in 3-5 business days.
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 19th, 2017

What Is Family?: On Sesame Street (Sesame Street Scribbles) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781728210087
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Wonderland - April 7th, 2020

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Cancelled — Story Time — Spring!

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 11:00am

We regret to inform you that this event has been cancelled. For more information on our response regarding Covid-19, click here.


Jump into the pages of our favorite books! We'll sing songs, make a craft and go on a new adventure. This week we celebrate spring!

When Spring Comes Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Laura Dronzek (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062741677
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Greenwillow Books - February 12th, 2019

Mouse's First Spring Cover Image
By Lauren Thompson, Buket Erdogan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780689858383
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 1st, 2005

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Story Time — Featured Authors Don and Audrey Wood

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 11:00am

Jump into the pages of our favorite books! We'll sing songs, make a craft and go on a new adventure. This week we read books by author and illustrator Don and Audrey Wood!

 

The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear (Child's Play Library) Cover Image
By Audrey Wood, Don Wood, Don Wood (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780859530125
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Child's Play International - February 15th, 1987

The Napping House board book Cover Image
By Audrey Wood, Don Wood (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780544602250
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2015

Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

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