Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites in Grapevine! | Grapevine Convention & Vistors Bureau

Date/Time

June 16, 2020 to September 06, 2020
until 05:00 PM

Location

Tower Gallery at Grapevine Visitor Information Center View map
636 S. Main St.,
Grapevine, TX, 76051

Additional Information

Description

Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites, presented by Target, was created by the Minnesota Children’s Museum using a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to create an exhibit that was early literacy based and nurtured creativity and imagination in its visitors.

The Storyland exhibit contains scenes from favorite picture books, including:
-The Tale of Peter Rabbit
-The Snowy Day
-Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
-Abuela
-If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
-Tuesday
-Where’s Spot?

Other interactive parts include:
-Writing and drawing stations
-Greetings from Storyland e-postcard station
-Word play station in the greetings from Storyland area

Storyland highlights and engages the six pre-reading skills identified by the Public Library Association and Association for Library Service to Children: disposition to read, print awareness, letter knowledge, sound awareness, vocabulary, and narrative skills and comprehension.

Daily, 45 minute sessions will be offered and advance reservations are recommended. Each session will be limited admittance, based upon current COVID-19 requirements for group gatherings and social distancing. Visitors will take turns, rotating to each zone or station so that they are kept at optimal distances.

Play sessions available beginning at:
Monday-Friday: 10am, noon, 2 and 4pm
Saturday: 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm, 3:30pm
Sundays: 12:30pm, 2 and 3:30pm