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Little Golden Books Bus Tour

May 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

Free

 

Enter to win a Little Golden Books Prize Pack tote stuffed with a collection of 10 classic and new Little Golden Books. 

Update: Location of bus now moved to the Decatur Library
(215 Sycamore Street, Decatur GA 30030)

Join in on the fun to commemorate 75 years of Little Golden Books with an interactive Little Golden Books exhibit, “Create Your Own Little Golden Book” activity, puzzles and a costumed character (Poky Little Puppy) appearance. May 21. Noon-3 p.m. at Little Shop of Stories in Decatur.

Random House Children’s Books takes Little Golden Books on the road with its pop-up bookstore on wheels. Wrapped in the signature artwork and characters from classic Little Golden Books, this interactive experience includes a walk-through exhibit of the history of the brand and kid-friendly activities including story times, costume character appearances, a “Create Your Own Little Golden Book” activity and more.

From littlegoldenbooks.com:

“When Little Golden Books were first published in 1942, high-quality books for children hadn’t been available at a price most people could afford. Little Golden Books changed that! Priced at just 25 cents and sold where people shopped every day, they caused an instant sensation and were soon purchased by the hundreds of thousands. Created by such talented writers as Margaret Wise Brown (author of Goodnight Moon) and Richard Scarry, Little Golden Books have helped millions of children develop a lifelong love of reading.”

Details

Date:
May 21, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://bit.ly/2oZS43Q

Venue

Little Shop of Stories
133 A East Court Square
Decatur,
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Phone:
404-373-6300