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OCPL KIDS ONLINE: Story and Activity - Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog

May 12, 2021
12:00pm - 12:30pm

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This spring, the Ohio County Public Library Children’s Department has planned Toddler Times, Story Times, and Story with an Activity Programs to be broadcast online. Toddler Time Online broadcasts at 10:30 am on Mondays,  Story Time Online broadcasts at 10 am on Tuesdays, and our Story and Activity programs broadcast at 12 pm on Wednesdays. 

Live broadcasts can be viewed either on the OCPL Kids! Youtube channel or the Ohio County Public Library Facebook page. Subscribe to our YouTube channel or like us on Facebook to received notifications of our upcoming live broadcasts or download our free OCPL Connect app from your smartphone's app store (available for both iPhones and Android devices). All videos will be available for playback following our broadcasts and viewable on the Story Time Online Page.

Wednesday | May 12, 2021
Program: We will read Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog by Alison Jackson make paper tube stamped flowers using a paper towel tube, paper, scissors, and paint.

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Book synopsis: 
Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog by Alison Jackson.
Upon finding a large gold nugget on her pig farm, Desert Rose sets out to buy the biggest, fattest hog in Texas to enter in the state fair, but first she must get the hog to Laredo and every animal she asks for help is just as "ornery" as the hog.

This week's featured stories: May Flowers

5/10 - Monday at 10:30 am: Toddler Time featured story: The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle
5/11 - Tuesday at 10:00 am:  Story Time featured story: Little Flower by Gloria Rand
5/12 - Wednesday at noonStory and Activity: Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog by Alison Jackson and make paper tube stamped flowers using a paper towel tube, paper, scissors, and paint.

View our full calendar of events to see our upcoming Story Time programs.

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Have kids ages 3-5? Check out our Story Time programs. Have toddlers ages birth-age 3? Check out our Toddler Time programs. 

Check out [email protected] for Kids!

With [email protected], there are plenty of ways to enjoy your library card while at home. Set your kids up with e-books, audiobooks, videos, online learning sites, virtual tours, and more from the comfort of your house. 

View all the great online resource available through [email protected] for Kids  

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