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Storywalk: The Stone Thrower by Jael Richardson

Halton Hills Public Library - Acton Branch

17 River Street

Halton Hills, ON

In-person History & heritage Kids Library Self-guided Storytelling

Join us for the inspirational story of African-American football player, Chuck Ealey. This book is told by Ealey’s daughter, One Book One Halton Hills 2021 author, Jael Richardson, with striking and powerful illustrations by award-winning illustrator Matt James. A Storywalk® is a fun, educational activity that allows children to read a story as they walk through the library. It’s designed to build children's interest in reading while encouraging healthy activity for both adults and children. Start at the title page then follow along until you reach the end of the story! This event is part of our One Book, One Halton Hills program series. In 2021, our community is reading Gutter Child by Jael Richardson. COVID-19 safety protocols are in place, including physical distancing and masks. Screening is required to enter the library. Visit our website to learn more.

Fri 24 Sep
9:30 AM →
Sun 26 Sep
→ 5:00 PM

Learn more about One Book, One Halton Hills

Learn more about our Covid-19 Response

This event is free.

Organized by

Halton Hills Public Library

For over a century the Halton Hills Public Library has provided space for people to create and collaborate. With branches in both Georgetown and Acton, it has become a main provider and presenter of arts and culture events in the community. For Culture Days this year, the Library will host a wide variety of activities for all age groups in various artistic disciplines. Please join us online or in branch to learn more about Culture Days at the Library, including the programs, venues, dates and times; as well as the arts and culture opportunities available in Halton Hills year-round. Plus, you can follow and engage with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube for the latest updates. For more information on library programs, services, hours of operation and access to the online catalogue, please visit www.hhpl.on.ca.

This event is part of a hub:

Halton Hills Public Library

Town of Halton Hills Halton Hills, ON, ON

For over a century the Halton Hills Public Library has provided space for people to create and collaborate. With branches in both Georgetown and Acton, it has become a main provider and presenter of arts and culture events in the community....

Location

17 River Street

Halton Hills, ON

Event Contact

Halton Hills Public Library

askus@haltonhills.ca

905-873-2681

Language

English

Accessibility

This event has gender-neutral washrooms, and is wheelchair accessible.