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Story Stretchers

For ages 2-6 with an adult
Included with regular admission to Hands-on House
Free for members

Listen to a story and enjoy open-ended play in the Clubhouse.

To make sure that every attendee has a great experience, please have one adult attending for every four children. Younger and older siblings are welcome. Because space is limited, pre-registration is strongly recommended.
Call 717-569-5437.

April 2018

Peppa Pig and the Backyard Circus

By Candlewick Press
Step right up and join the circus with Peppa Pig and her friends.

Tuesday, April 3
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, April 4
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Clifford at the Circus

By Norman Bridwell
Go on a three-ring adventure with Clifford and his best friend Emily Elizabeth when the circus comes to town.

Tuesday, April 10
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, April 11
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Circus

By Lois Ehlert
Enter a big top of circus excitement with leaping lizards, marching snakes, whistling parrots, and the tumbling Zucchini Brothers.

Tuesday, April 17
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, April 18
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Paddington at the Circus

By Michael Bond
Always willing to lend a "paw," the show must go on. It does, thanks to a surprising performance by Paddington Bear.

Tuesday, April 24
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, April 25
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

May 2018

Clink

By Kelly Dipucchio and Matthew Myers
Spend the day with Clink, a misfit robot, who used to be state-of-the-art but now finds himself out of date with lots of missing parts.

Tuesday, May 1
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, May 2
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Good Night Little Bot

By Karen Kaufman Orloff
Come find out what Little Bot needs to do before he powers down for a good night's sleep.

Tuesday, May 8
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, May 9
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

The Most Magnificent Thing

By Ashley Spires
Help a little girl solve problem after problem as she tries to build what she thought was an easy peasy wonderful idea.

Tuesday, May 15
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, May 16
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Raybot

By Adam Watkins
Can you guess what Raybot is looking for as he travels around the world looking for an animal that barks to be his best friend?

Tuesday, May 22
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm
Wednesday, May 23
11:30 am–12:15 pm
1:30 pm–2:15 pm