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“One Thursday Afternoon”: Author Visit with Barbara DiLorenzo

September 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join author and illustrator Barbara DiLorenzo for a reading of her children’s book One Thursday Afternoon, to be followed by art making and discussion. The focus will be on how we can use nature, creativity, and conversation to help reduce anxiety.

Date: Wednesday, September 28

Time: 6:30-8pm

Location: Library Gallery

“When Granddad picks Ava up from school one Thursday afternoon, she’s quiet. She doesn’t want to talk about the lockdown drill that has stirred up her worries. How can she be so afraid in a place that has always felt so safe?

Granddad doesn’t talk much either; he just offers creativity and companionship. And with his gentle encouragement, Ava begins to sense that although the world can be scary, it is still a beautiful place.

With tender insight, One Thursday Afternoon sheds light on how an unpredictable world can make a child feel, reminding us that big fears can become smaller when we take time together to look, listen, and create.” Flyaway Books


September 28
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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