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April 25, 2013 is World Penguin Day - Celebrate with a Fun Book About Penguins!


World Penguin Day

Many species of penguins live in Antarctica as well as many other locations in the Southern Hemisphere.    World Penguin Day takes place on  April 25th, while Penguin Awareness Day takes place on January 20th.

 

Here are some fun books children and their loved ones may enjoy:

 

I am Small, written and illustrated by Emma Dodd

Penguin and the Cupcake, written and illustrated by Ashley Spires

Penguins, written and illustrated by Liz Pichon

 

I am Small Book Cover   Penguin and the Cupcake Book CoverPenguins book cover



Friday Fun @ King Library


Book cover of Birds by Samantha GrayWell it's a new month which means a new series of Friday Fun activities at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. We have a great line up of activities. On March 4 we're Making a Memory Quilt. There's Going Wild! Kids' Nature Program on March 11 with a visit from the Don Edwards SF Bay National Wildlife Refuge; during this program we'll be learning about birds with stories and fun activities. On March 18 it's The Art of Japanese Calligraphy with Hikaru and on March 25 we'll Make a Mural we can go to visit at the Children's Faire that takes place on Saturday April 16 at Discovery Meadow Park. Please join us as Friday Fun is always a great way to start off the weekend! See you there! All of our Friday Fun programs begin at 4:00PM and take place in the Exploration Room.