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For Immediate Release:

Read-Aloud Tours For Children At
Brandywine River Museum
THURSDAYS, FEBRUARY 6 - MARCH 13, 10:30 a.m.

Chadds Ford, PA  January 29, 2014--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 create their own imaginative works. Children may participate in one or all of these. 

   
Schedule:
February 6 Matthew's Dream by Leo Lionni
February 13 Ike at Night by Karl J. Kuerner
February 20 Carmine, A Little More Red by Melissa Sweet
February 27 The Hat by Jan Brett
March 6 Butterfly Eyes by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Beth Krommes
March 13 The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt, illustrated by Oliver Jeffers
  

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.

The Brandywine River Museum is located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. The museum is open daily, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except for Christmas Day. Museum admission is free on Sunday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to noon, through November 24. For more information, call 610-388-2700 or visit the museum's website atwww.brandywinemuseum.org.


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MEDIA CONTACTS: Hillary Holland or Lora Englehart
lenglehart@brandywine.org or 610-388-8337





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