Friday, September 16 at 4 p.m. Green Bean Books is hosting a special reading with legendary author and illustrator Rosemary Wells. She will share her new picture book, Hand in Hand. This event is especially targeted at educators and parents who are seeking information about how to best apply Rosemary’s many books to their daily practice of parenting and teaching. This free event will include an extended question and answer session.

Then on Saturday, September 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., head to North Portland Library for Children’s Book Fair: Do the Right Thing and Read!  This event includes all of these fun activities:

  • Live performances
  • Bookmaking
  • Button making
  • Art and crafts tables
  • And a FREE BOOK for every child!