It's been an extremely busy year! Following the success of our first children's picture book, What if the Sky Was Red?, we're thrilled to share with you the next chapter of our journey. The Pretenders, a spin-off of It's me, Tyler's current line of products, that promotes teamwork, willpower, and imagination. Read the short blurb below and be … [Read More...]
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes "Big Hero 6," an action comedy adventure about brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo. With the help of his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—Hiro joins forces with a … [Read More...]
Children's Book Week is the national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading. Established in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running literacy initiative in the country. Every year, author and illustrator appearances, storytelling, parties, and other book-related events are held at schools, libraries, bookstores, … [Read More...]
The Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Ballroom of the Michigan Union at 530 S. State Street in Ann Arbor on Sunday, May 19, 2013, from 11am to 5pm. Come see some 40 booksellers, map and print dealers gathered in one location. You will find first editions, old and collectible books, literature, children’s books, Americana, prints and … [Read More...]
National Bike Month is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride. Whether you bike to work or school; to save money or time; to preserve your health or the environment; to explore your community or get to your destination, get involved in Bike Month in your city or state — and help get more people … [Read More...]
Noon to 4:00 p.m.
Leslie Science & Nature Center
1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
This free, family-friendly event features displays from 40 local environmental, non-profit, and governmental organizations, and is held annually at the Leslie Science & Nature Center.
It's filled with live animal demonstrations and hands-on activities, as … [Read More...]
From Disneynature, the studio that brought you Earth, Oceans and African Cats, comes Chimpanzee — a remarkable story of individual triumph and family bonds. Journey deep into the African rainforest and meet Oscar, an adorable young chimp with an entertaining approach to life. The world is a playground for little Oscar and his fellow young … [Read More...]
World Book Night is an annual celebration dedicated to spreading the love of reading, person to person. Each year on April 23, tens of thousands of people go out into their communities and give half a million free World Book Night paperbacks to light and non-readers. In 2012, World Book Night was celebrated in the U.S., the UK, Ireland, and … [Read More...]
Teach Children to Save is a national program that organizes banker volunteers to help young people develop a savings habit early in life. The campaign aims to raise awareness about the important role that banks and bankers play in helping young people develop lifelong savings habits. So far it's reached more than 5 million young people with the … [Read More...]