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The Very Lonely Firefly – Children’s Book Reading

September 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Children's Book Reading

Sept. 12 – The Very Lonely Firefly

This will be the FIFTH in a series of 6 readtivity events!
Join librarian Christina for a FREE read aloud and hands-on art and crafting activity!
This event will be taking place at The Phoenicia Farmer’s Market located across the street from the Phoenicia Post Office. 10:00am to 2:00pm

We will be reading “The Very Lonely Firefly” by Eric Carle and crafting with attendees afterward. Each artist will receive the items necessary to layer tissue paper and create a creature, setting, or person of their choice.

Each participant will receive a “readtivity” bag including:
– “The Very Lonely Firefly” by Eric Carle
– A gluestick
– Assorted tissue paper
– Two pieces of cardstock

This 6 week series is sponsored by the Mid-Hudson Library System through an Early Literacy grant.
You may join in one readtivity, several, or all! Be sure to check on our website and Facebook page for more details.


Parents are requested to stay with their child(ren) during these events.
Questions? Feel free to call Phoenicia Library at 688-7811 or email Christina at


September 12, 2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Phoenicia Farmer’s Market
8 Ava Maria Dr
Phoenicia, NY 12464 United States
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