Mayor Byron Brown will read a book to during the next EPIC Storytime at Canalside.
Storytime will take place from 10 a.m. to noon. The theme will be “Chores are not a Bore.”
Brown will guest read “Cifford Gets a Job" at 10:30 a.m.; staff from the Home Depot of the Northtowns, (2100 Elmwood Ave.,) will send volunteers to help children plant a flower that they can take home.
The EPIC Storytime Summer Series aims to create a positive and fun environment for families and young children (up to age 8), promoting reading and a healthy lifestyle, all while learning valuable life lessons together as a family. The Storytime events incorporate educational themes and include a book reading and corresponding family activities.
The following is the weekly list of themes still to come:
July 20: Germs Are Gross
July 27: See It, Hear It, Smell It
Aug. 3: Who Needs Teeth?
Aug. 10: Fit n' Fun
Aug. 17: You're Different
Aug. 24: Mind Your Manners
Aug. 31: End of Summer Pajama Party