What: LIVESTREAM Storytimes in May – local authors/illustrators
When: Saturdays in May, 2p to 2:30p
Where: Facebook page for Francie & Finch Bookshop
Meet local Lincoln authors and illustrators in May on Saturdays at 2 p.m. on the Facebook page of Francie & Finch Bookshop. Local picture book authors and illustrators will be reading their books LIVE. Event at www.Facebook.com/FrancieandFinch
Order books to read along – or for anytime!
Saturday May 2, 2020
Children’s book author Nichole Hansen will be reading “Sharky Dreams of Pizza” and “Kids Count”
Saturday May 9, 2020
Children’s book author Nichole Hansen will be reading “Zany Can Do Anything” and “Bumblebee Sneeze.” www.NicholeHansen.com
Saturday May 16, 2020
Author, illustrator and origami artist Linda Stephen will be reading “The Day We Went to the Park,” featuring Holmes Lake Park and the wonders to be found on a trip to the park. Illustrated with more than 1,000 invented origami paper sculptures. DIY time, too, as artist/teacher Linda Stephen shares an origami paper craft for all ages, too. See a gallery at www.TheDayWeWenttothePark.com or www.LindaStephen.com
Saturday May 23, 2020
Author and illustrator Karissa Bettendorf will be reading “Everybody’s Baby” and “Dreams.” See the charming watercolor illustrations by this Lincoln artist.
Saturday May 30, 2020
“How Rudy the Rooster Got His Voice” by Nebraska authors Gina Bittner and Kelly Kingsley. Also, “ABC Football” by Kelly Kingsley.
Read along, too! Support local authors and businesses. Order these picture books anytime at FrancieandFinch.com for curbside pickup or online delivery. The local authors and illustrators featured are published by Handersen Publishing, a children’s book publisher headquartered in Lincoln.