Page Turner Adventures: Part 4 – Atlantis Adventures – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

AUTHOR: Carole Lindstrom

Carole Lindstrom discusses her beautiful book “We Are Water Protectors”, winner of the 2021 Caldecott Medal.

Atlantis Author-

Carole Lindstrom discusses her beautiful book “We Are Water Protectors”, winner of the Caldecott Medal in 2021. Carole talks about the significance of water and how important it is for every person to be a water protector.

Author/Illustrator Day

Page Turner Adventures: Part 4 – Atlantis Adventures – VIRTUAL SHOW

20,000 Books Under the Sea – Episode IV

Our Storyologists are closer than ever to discovering the Lost Library of Atlantis and retrieving the only book that will stop the Tale Snail.

Atlantis Big Show-

Our Storyologists are closer than ever to discovering the Lost Library of Atlantis and retrieving the only book that will stop the Tale Snail. They travel to the deepest part of the ocean and collect fascinating facts that help them solve the final clue. But will they make it to the Lost Library of Atlantis in time or is this THE END for our intrepid heroes?

Show Day

Page Turner Adventures: Part 3 – Arctic Adventures – RECAP

If you missed any of the previous content from Part 3 it can be found here:

20,000 Books Under the Sea – Episode III

In this episode, Brook Mark and Cliff Hanger follow the clues (and a pod of whales!) to the arctic. But they’ll need your help as they gather icy information to solve more ocean riddles.

Arctic Big Show-

It gets a bit chilly as our intrepid heroes follow the clues (and a pod of whales!) to the arctic where they gather enough information to solve more ocean riddles. As they continue their search for the Lost Library of Atlantis, they get stuck in The Great Pacific Garbage Patch where they learn things that we all can do to help keep the ocean clean and safe.

Show Day

CRAFT: Sock-topus Puppet

Using one old sock and some new imagination, an eight-legged puppet comes to life.

Arctic Craft-

Using one old sock and some new imagination, an eight-legged puppet comes to life. This craft is good for the “sole”. (Wow, did we just make a fish and sock joke at the same time?)

Craft Day

AUTHORS/ILLUSTRATORS: Jarrett & Jerome Pumphrey

Brothers Jarrett Pumphrey & Jerome Pumphrey talk with Page Turner about their picture book “The Old Boat”.

Arctic Author-

Brothers Jarrett Pumphrey & Jerome Pumphrey discuss their picture book “The Old Boat” and share an awesome illustration technique that kids can do at home.

Author/Illustrator Day

RECIPE: Fish Cakes

Create a work of art that tastes as good as it looks!

Arctic Recipe-

With some rice cakes, cream cheese, and a few other ingredients, you can create a work of art that tastes as good as it looks!

Recipe Day

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP: A Visit With Octo -Girl

Join Page Turner as she visits with octopus expert Chelsea Bennice aka Octo-girl who will tell us all about these fascinating creatures.

Coral Reef Field Trip-

Join Page Turner as she visits with Chelsea Bennice aka Octo-girl, one of the world’s preeminent experts on octopuses.

Virtual Field Trip Day

Page Turner Adventures: Part 2 – Coral Reef Adventures – RECAP

If you missed any of the previous content from Part 2 it can be found here:

20,000 Books Under the Sea – Episode II

Join our heroes Brook Mark and Cliff Hanger as they head for the Great Barrier Reef in search of the next clue that will lead them to the Lost Library of Atlantis!

Coral Reef Big Show-

Traveling in their submarine, our intrepid heroes head for the Great Barrier Reef in search of the next clue that will lead them to the Lost Library of Atlantis. Along the way, they find themselves trapped in the Bermuda Triangle where they must decipher a message that is sent using semaphore code, the flag signals used by sailors.

Show Day

 

CRAFT: Secret Sea Star

Turn an ordinary paper bowl into a stunning Sea Star.

Coral Reef Craft-

Turn an ordinary paper bowl into a stunning Sea Star that has a secret! SPOILER ALERT…Here’s the secret…Just like a live Sea Star, our paper bowl version has the incredible ability to regenerate limbs.

Craft Day

 

AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR: Tina Cho

Author Tina Cho talks with Page Turner about her amazing picture book “The Ocean Calls: A Haenyeo Mermaid Story”.

Coral Reef Author-

Author Tina Cho discusses her beautiful picture book “The Ocean Calls: A Haenyeo Mermaid Story”. The story includes details about Korea’s tradition of “granny mermaids”, amazing women who dive deep in the sea without using oxygen tanks.

Author/Illustrator Day

 

RECIPE: Peanut Butter & Jellyfish

With just a few simple ingredients, you can make a delicious jellyfish treat.

Coral Reef Recipe-

Tortillas, Twizzlers, and tentacles…oh, my! With just a few simple ingredients, kids can make a delicious jellyfish treat.

Recipe Day

 

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP: Snorkeling Adventure

Join Page and Kenny as they go snorkeling.

Coral Reef Field Trip-

Join Page and Kenny as they go snorkeling with underwater videographer Dan Volker, and underwater photographer Sandra Edwards in the beautiful waters of South Florida.

Virtual Field Trip Day

Page Turner Adventures: Part 1 – Lighthouse Adventures – RECAP

If you missed any of the previous content from Part 1 it can be found here:

20,000 Books Under the Sea – Episode I

The Adventure Begins! Page Turner needs YOUR help at her mysterious lighthouse.

Lighthouse Big Show-

The adventure begins at Page Turner’s mysterious lighthouse when Kenny accidentally releases Shelldon the Tale Snail. Our intrepid Storyologists must travel to the Lost Library of Atlantis to find the only book that can stop Shelldon from devouring every story in the lighthouse.

Show Day

 

CRAFT: The Tale Snail

Make your very own TALE SNAIL CRAFT with Page Turner.

Lighthouse Craft-

Using two paper plates, a bit of paint, lots of imagination, and of course a story for the hungry crustacean, everyone makes their own Tale Snail.

Craft Day

 

AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR: Dan Yaccarino

Watch this fun interview with author/illustrator Dan Yaccarino.

Lighthouse Author-

Dan Yaccarino discusses his exciting picture book, “The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau”, and shares details about Cousteau’s amazing life and love of the sea.

Author/Illustrator Day

 

RECIPE: Happy-As-A-Clam Cookies

“Shellebrate” the sea by making Happy-As-A-Clam Cookies.

Lighthouse Recipe-

These cookies are almost too cute to eat!

Recipe Day

 

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP: Marine Mammal Rescue

Accompany Page Turner for a behind the scenes look at FAU Harbor Branch’s Marine Mammal Rescue Program.

Lighthouse Field Trip-

Check out FAU Harbor Branch’s Marine Mammal Rescue Program, including a peek at the “mambulance” used to rescue Winter, the dolphin featured in the book and film “A Dolphin’s Tale”.

Virtual Field Trip Day

Page Turner Virtual Ocean Adventures

virtual eventPage Turner Virtual Ocean Adventures

Monday, June 20 – Friday, August 12

For Children of All Ages

 

20,000 Books Under the Sea

Viewers are transformed into Storyologists when they join Page Turner and Kenny on an epic, interactive quest to discover the Lost Library of Atlantis. Along the way, they explore Coral Reefs, The Bermuda Triangle, Arctic Waters, and the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Filled with fascinating facts and fabulous fiction, this Four-Part Adventure is designed to educate kids about our oceans while inspiring them to read books AND visit the library. This digital summer library program is filled with shows, crafts, recipes, guests, virtual field trips, author visits, and more! Follow along on our website dexter.lib.mi.us

 

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