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Sanctuary Little Library

12-01-23 @ 8:00 am - 12-31-24 @ 5:00 pm

Have you met the sanctuary’s little lending library? New books about creatures, nature, love and kindness are stocked monthly…feel free to take one or leave one! The sanctuary is open from dawn to dusk and is the perfect place to find a quiet nook to read, enjoy the beauty of the trails and meadows, or have a lovely moment of peace at the pavilion.

Each month has a special book and activity:

April:

We are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom Illustrated by Michaela Goade

We Are All Connected Caring for each other & the earth by Gabi Garcia and illustrated by Natalia Jimenez Osorio

Activities: Spring Hike Bingo

Start a rain garden

 

May:

The Seedling that didn’t want to grow by Britta Teckentrup

A Little More Beautiful The Story of a Garden by Sarah Mackenzie / Illustrations by Breezy Brookshire

Activities: Native Pollinator Plants for your area:  Garden for Wildlife

Celebrate “Mother’s Day” by creating a Picasso inspired piece of art just for her!

 

June:

Steve the Dung Beetle on a Roll by Susan R Stoltz, pictures by Melissa Bailey

 

July:

The Moon Jumpers by Janice May Udry / Illustrated by Maruice Sendak

Activity: Join Firefly Watch

 

August:

We Are Branches by Joyce Sidman / Illustrated by Beth Krommes

 

September:

THE GIRL WHO DREW BUTTERFLIES by Joyce Sidman

 

October:

The Bat-Poet by Randall Jarrell / Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

The Leaf Detective by Heather Lang / Illustrated by Jana Christy

 

November:

MIGRATION Incredible Animal Journeys by Mike Unwin / Illustrated by Jenni Desmond

 

December:

Annie and the Wild Animals by Jan Brett

Details

Start:
12-01-23 @ 8:00 am
End:
December 31 @ 5:00 pm

Venue

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
8 Commerce Rd
Newtown, CT 06470 United States
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