Chocolate Storytime April 2014

Chocolate Storytime Brings Classical Piano and Poetry to La Pintoresca For our April Chocolate Storytime, we celebrated National Poetry Month with literature from Nikki Giovanni and Carole Boston Weatherford. Thanks to La Pintoresca’s branch manager, Ms. Pat Smith, we also had a colorful assortment of paper fortune cookies that each contained a sweet, short poem. The children, teens, and adults delighted in choosing their cookie … Continue reading Chocolate Storytime April 2014

Chocolate Storytime March 2014

What an amazing time we had at this month’s storytime! We read five books that all kept the attention of the children and parents. Afterwards, the kids used sparkles, stickers, glitter, and jewels to decorate their frames. At the suggestion of one of our Chocolate Storytime mom, Ms. Sabrina, we took pictures of the kids faces inside of their frames. Visit the Photo Albums to see … Continue reading Chocolate Storytime March 2014

Three More Dates Added!

Three more dates have been added to LaPintoresca Library’s Chocolate Storytime! They will be on the last Friday of each month:  March 28, 2014, April 25, 2014, and May 30, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.  There will be special guests from the community and exciting arts and crafts activities. So continue to join us and bring friends with you.  There will also be short optional surveys … Continue reading Three More Dates Added!

Chocolate Storytime February 2014

It was a cold, rainy day, but parents still came out to our very first Chocolate Storytime. After taking off their rain boots and coats, they cozied up on the rugs for storytime.  Inspired by the vibrant and sparkling beauty that the color black helps to illuminate in Patricia Hubbell’s “Black All Around,” kids and parents used pastels on black construction paper to produce amazing … Continue reading Chocolate Storytime February 2014