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Virtual Maritime Mondays

April 5

Lauren T. Furey

TIMES: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (EST)

Hop online for virtual story time with Lauren T. Furey!

Fun for both children and caregivers, enjoy a book reading with Lauren Furey, manager of visitor engagement, and discover an interesting artifact from our Museum’s Collection.

Designed for children from 18 months to 8 years, Lauren takes you and your little mariners on a journey to show how we are all connected to the world’s waters.

Be sure to register in advance, and join us for a new book every week!

THIS WEEK’S BOOK

Digging for Words: José Alberto Gutiérrez and the Library He Built
Written by Angela Burke Kunkel
Illustrated by Paola Escobar

In the city of Bogata, in the barrio of La Nueva Gloria, there live two Joses. One is a boy who dreams of Saturdays – that’s the day he gets to visit Paradise, the library. The second Jose is a garbage collector. Get immersed in this marvelous and inspiring picture book filled with a celebration of perseverance, community, and the power of books – and based on the life of José Alberto Gutiérrez, a garbage collector.

Storytime: 11 a.m. (EST)
Storytime: 1 p.m. (EST)

Pre-registration for this program is required.
In an effort to serve you better, we have updated the process to sign up for any of our free virtual programs through the Mariners’ database platform. For more information or help, contact: [email protected].

Can’t make the virtual program live?
No problem! Many of our programs are uploaded to our YouTube Channel shortly afterwards.

Details

Date:
April 5

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://marinersmuseum.org