Storykeepers: Hartland, VT

January 30, 2020 9:00-2:00 Hartland, VT

Hartland Elementary School K- 6 students will meet with Natalie Kinsey-Warnock for six days to work on family genealogy, story telling, and community history.

Special Program: Franconia, NH

February 1, 2020 3:00-4:00 Franconia, NH

Abbie Greenleaf Library welcomes the Modern Times Theater for a production of The Perils of Mr. Punch. CLiF is supporting this event as part of their Rural Library grant. 

Songwriting Workshop: Barton, VT

February 3, 2020 9:00-3:00 Barton, VT

Jon Gailmor will spend three days writing songs with PK-8th grade at the Barton Academy and Graded School. Their performance will be at 2pm on February 5th, with February 7th as a snow date.

Poetry Workshop: Colebrook, NH

February 3, 2020 10:00-4:00 Colebrook, NH

In preparation for a community-wide poetry celebration, CLiF presenter Matt Forrest Esenwine will help students get started on creating their own poems about Colebrook.

10-11am  Grades 6-8 @ Colebrook School

1:15-2:15pm  Grades 1-3 @ Colebrook School

3-4pm  Afterschool session for any public or homeschooled student @ Colebrook Public Library

Snow date is 2/4/2020

Book Giveaway: Claremont, NH

February 4, 2020 9:00-10:00 Claremont, NH

Disnard Elementary School students will each pick one new book – the school is having children pick one new book each month during the Year of the Book.

Ice Cream Social: Enosburg, VT

February 4, 2020 8:30-12:00 Enosburg, VT

To celebrate the fact that more than 80% of parents and children signed the Read To Me contract pledging to read together twice a week for at least 20 minutes, all students will hear from Jason Chin about his research, writing, and art.

8:25-9:15- grades 2 + 3

9:20-9:50- playschool

9:55-10:45- Kindergarten + grade 1

10:50-11:40- grades 4 + 5

Book Giveaway: Hinsdale, NH

February 7, 2020 9:00-10:00 Hinsdale, NH

Hinsdale Elementary School students will each pick one new book – the school is having children pick one new book each month on the "First Friday" during the Year of the Book.

Ice Cream Social: Washington, VT

February 11, 2020 12:30-2:30 Washington, VT

Echo Valley Elementary School students will meet Jason Chin who will talk about his books, artistic process, and writing and research. Children and adults will celebrate that 80% of families signed a contract promising to read 20 minutes a day twice a week. Plus students will pick two more new books!

12:30 - 12:50 pm  - Preschool 

1:00 - 1:40 pm - Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

1:50 - 2:30 pm - 3rd & 4th Grade

Family Literacy Celebration: Hartland, VT

February 13, 2020 5:30-7:00

Marv Klassen-Landis will tell stories to kids and parents at Hartland Elementary School's Literacy Night. Students will prepare food as part of the Farm to School program. Students will have pieces of writing and artwork on display to share with families.  

Book Giveaway: Keene, NH

February 14, 2020 9:00-10:00 Keene, NH

Franklin Elementary School students will each pick one new book – the school is having children pick one new book each month during the Year of the Book.