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UmoJamz Juneteenth Author Visit and Storytime with Mx. Chalk at the Farmers Market!

UmoJamz Juneteenth Author Visit and Storytime with Mx. Chalk at the Farmers Market! In-Person

Come enjoy a special Juneteenth storytime presented by Mx Chalk and meet the Authors of the wonderful UmoJamz book series; Rayna Walters. Kurt Zimmermann and Garrett Griffin, Jr. Learn more about the UmoJamz here: https://www.umojamz.com/

This event will take place at the Middletown Farmers Market, so participants are welcome to bring chairs and blankets, since we will set up on the grass for storytime!

For all ages. Families welcome!

Registration is encouraged (and will close 24 hours before the event begins). 

In the event of inclement weather we will move this program indoors to the Activity Room inside the Russell Library (123 Broad Street, Middletown, CT).

Covid Library Event guidelines: to ensure everyone's safety if any member of your household is experiencing Covid symptoms or is quarantining, we ask that you and your family stay home

Here is a link to the Union Green in google maps: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Union+Green,+Middletown,+CT+06457/@41.5566,-72.650525,17z/data=!4m13!1m7!3m6!1s0x89e64a42f2ad6e95:0x194bac9351c9b822!2sUnion+Green,+Middletown,+CT+06457!3b1!8m2!3d41.5566658!4d-72.6478241!3m4!1s0x89e64a42f2ad6e95:0x194bac9351c9b822!8m2!3d41.5566658!4d-72.6478241

Funding for this program was supplied by Connecticut Humanities! To find out more about the work that CTH does inspiring storytelling, lifelong learning, informed public dialogue and civic engagement in ways that strengthen communities and enhance quality of life for all Connecticut's residents check out their website: https://cthumanities.org/

This event is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Russell Library! Find out more about how you can support them here: russelllibrary.org/friends-of-the-library/ 

The inspiration for this storytime came from the Middletown Parents of Preschoolers group! This event would not have been possible with out their support and guidence. Learn more about their programming on their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MtownPOP/

Friday, June 17, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Other 1
In person: offsite
  General Interest  
Registration has closed.

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