Students Head To Library

Schools Jump Into Fairy Tales With One District, One Book

Posted: January 31, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Emily Hornick, 8, from left, Madison Rector, 8, and Neha Soman, 9, all third-graders, read books they checked out Wednesday during their class’ weekly visit to their school’s library at Apple Glen Elementary School in Bentonville.

What fairy tale ends without a ball? Certainly not the one taking place in Bentonville in the coming weeks.

At A Glance

One District, One Book

A list of some of One District, One Book activities scheduled in Bentonville. Some events require registration in advance. Visit the Bentonville Public Libraries website at bentonvillelibrary.org for more information:

Saturday at 2 p.m.: Reading of the book “Falling for Rapunzel” followed by the movie “Tangled”

Feb. 5 and Feb. 26 at 4 p.m.: Fractured fairy tale writing workshops for elementary students

Feb. 7 at 4 p.m.: Showing of the film “Shrek”

Feb. 12 at 4 p.m.: Fractured fairy tale writing workshops for middle-school students

Feb. 13 at 4 p.m.: Create models of the fairy tale nature

Feb. 15 at 4 p.m.: Showing of the film “Brave”

Feb. 16 at 2 p.m.: Reading of the book “The Frog Prince, Continued” followed by the movie “The Princess and the Frog”

Feb. 20 at 4 p.m.: Learn chess skills for the human chess game at the fairy tale ball

Feb. 21 at 4 p.m.: Showing of the film “Enchanted”

Feb. 28 at 4 p.m.: Showing of the film “Puss in Boots”

March 3 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Fairy tale ball at Crystal Bridges. Author visit from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Source: Staff Report

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