TIMES: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (EST)
Hop online for a reading adventure every Monday!
Fun for both children and caregivers, enjoy an interactive book reading with Lauren T. Furey, manager of visitor engagement.
Designed for children from 18 months to 8 years, Lauren takes you and your little champions on a journey to show how we are all connected to the world’s waters.
Be sure to register in advance, and join us for a new book every week!
The Little Hippo
Written by Géraldine Elschner and illustrated by Anja Klauss
In this delightful children’s story, a young boy befriends a little hippo and together they live out their days along the banks of the Nile. After many years, when the boy’s life comes to an end, the hippo finds himself in a strange world populated with deserts, cities, forests, and finally a museum where he is reunited with his friends. Come discover how and why the hippopotamus was such an important figure in that ancient world.