Events

Monday April 27, 2020 – Ben Bishop

Graphic artist Ben Bishop will work with kids on creating a story through images, inspired by his work on Lynn Plourde’s Lost Trail: Nine Days Alone in the Wilderness, the story of Donn Fendler’s survival on Mount Katahdin.

April 27: Trenton Elementary School

April 28: Tremont Consolidated School with Pemetic Elementary School

Tuesday May 5, 2020 – Thursday May 7, 2020 – Megan Frazer Blakemore

Author Megan Frazer Blakemore will share her chapter book Frankie Sparks and the Class Pet and middle-grade novel The Water Castle, and lead writing workshops.

May 4: Pembroke Elementary School

May 5: Charlotte Elementary School

May 6: Edmunds Consolidated School

May 7: Indian Township Elementary School

Tuesday May 19, 2020 – Kimberly Ridley

Kids will explore and learn about local estuaries and the natural world with science writer Kimberly Ridley through her book The Secret Bay.

May 19: Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School

Wednesday May 20, 2020 – Thursday May 21, 2020 – Anica Mrose Rissi

Author Anica Mrose Rissi will inspire kids to generate story ideas in fun and exciting ways. Younger kids will be treated to story time with her picture book The Teacher’s Pet, and older students will participate in writing workshops and discuss her chapter book, Anna, Banana and the Friendship Split.

May 20: Beatrice Rafferty School

May 21: Lubec Consolidated School

Tuesday May 26, 2020 – Wednesday May 27, 2020 – Matt Myers

Children in grades pre-K to 3 will participate in story time and art workshops with author/ illustrator Matt Myers inspired by his picture book, Hum and Swish.

May 26: Milbridge Elementary School

May 27: Ella Lewis School