Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Pebbles Center Fall Saturday Storytime

October 3rd, 2009 - December 5th, 2009
Saturdays, 2:00 PM
2:00 PM

The Pebbles Center
Children’s Resource Center
New Orleans Public Library
913 Napoleon Ave

This fall the Pebbles Center will begin a Saturday storytime with featured books from the collection. Each reading will fall on the first Saturday of every month starting at 2:00 pm beginning Saturday, October 3rd. The books selected are all winners of the CLASP (Consortium for Latin American Studies Programs) Américas Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature. Come and bring your children to learn about Latin America and to discover the resources at the Pebbles Center.

October 3, 2009
2009 Américas Book Award Winner Just In Case by Yuyi Morales will be read, followed by a sugar skull making workshop to prepare for Día de los Muertos.

November 7, 2009
2008 Américas Book Award Winner Yum! MmMm! Que Rico! Americas’ Sproutings by Pat Mora will be read, followed by a craft.

December 5, 2009
2009 Américas Book Award Winner The Surrender Tree by Margarita Engle will be read, followed by a craft that explores the culture of Cuba.