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For Immediate Release:

READ-ALOUD TOURS for CHILDREN at BRANDYWINE RIVER MUSEUM
THURSDAYS, OCTOBER 10 - NOVEMBER 14, 10:30 a.m.


Chadds Ford, PA September 18, 2013--Introduce children ages 3 to 6 to art through this program designed to encourage art appreciation and creative expression. Children and their grown-ups hear engaging interpreters bring a story to life, interact with art on a tour of museum galleries and make their own imaginative works. Children may participate in one or all of these tours.

Schedule:
October 10    The Art Lesson by Tomie dePaola
October 17    Birdsongs by Betsy Franco
October 24    Painting the Wind by Patricia and Emily MacLachlan
October 31    Bats at the Library by Brian Lies
November 7    The Tree by Dana Lyons
November 14    Aesop's Fables by Jerry Pinkney

The programs are free for members and children under age 6, and are included with museum admission ($12, adults; $8, seniors; $6, students, and children ages 6 to 12).Registration is requested. Please contact the Education Office at 610-388-8382 or education@brandywine.org.




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The Brandywine River Museum, located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, is open daily (except Christmas Day) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for seniors ages 65 and over, $6 for children ages 6 and older and free for children 5 and younger and Brandywine Conservancy members. Museum admission is free on Sunday mornings from 9:30 a.m. until noon through November 24, 2013. For more information, call 610-388-2700 or visit www.brandywinemuseum.org






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