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ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center
300 E 7th St, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Beloved children’s books will come alive with «Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites,» an imaginative, book-based experience for children ages birth to 8 years old, at ImaginOn from June 9 through September 9, 2018.
Storyland transforms seven beloved and award-winning picture books into three-dimensional play and bi-lingual (English and Spanish) learning environments that highlight the six pre-reading skills defined by the Public Library Association and Association for Library Services to Children (disposition to read, print awareness, letter knowledge, sound awareness, vocabulary and narrative skills, comprehension):
— «The Tale of Peter Rabbit» by Beatrix Potter
— «The Snowy Day» by Ezra Jack Keats
— «Where’s Spot?» by Eric Hill
— «If You Give a Mouse a Cookie» by Laura Numeroff
— «Chicka Chicka Boom Boom» by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault
— «Abuela» by Aurthur Dorros
— «Tuesday» by David Wiesner
Admission to the exhibit is FREE. Tickets and reservations are neither required nor accepted and entry into the exhibit is always on a first-come, first-served basis. However, if you wish to combine your visit to the exhibit with any other building-wide activity and have a group, a group visit booking is required (visit imaginon.org
for more details).
The exhibit is open at ImaginOn (300 E. 7th Street, Charlotte) during building hours: Monday-Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday-Saturday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. ImaginOn is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day to Labor Day for summer hours. The exhibit will be at ImaginOn from June 9 to September 9, 2018.
For more information, visit https://goo.gl/trHqaB
or call 704-416-4600.
The «Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites» exhibit was developed by the Minnesota Children's Museum, and is presented by Target.