The Children’s Room of Cumberland Public Library is pleased to announce another “Young Picassos” art and literacy workshop for children ages 8-12. “Young Picassos” is offered at various times during the school year. In this workshop, the children will make a painting that is based on a book that has been made into a movie. A booklist of books made into movies is available now in the Children’s Room. Participants are asked to bring the book that they have previously read to the workshop. A list of books made into movies is available in the Children’s Room. The completed paintings will be on display in the Children’s Room through March 2010.
This program will be held on Saturday, January 30, 2010 from 10:00-11:15 a.m. Space is limited.
Registration begins Saturday, January 23, 2010 in the Children’s Room. Please bring your library card when registering. Preference will be given to children who reside in Cumberland. Children should wear appropriate clothing for making art. To defray the cost of the program materials, donations will be greatly appreciated.
For additional information, please contact the Children’s Room at 333-2552, Ext. 3.