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For ages 7-11. Special book club to talk about "I Survived: The Destruction of Pompeii" by Lauren Tarshis & Scott Dawson, play games, eat snacks and do a craft (all related to the book!)

"The beast beneath the mountain is restless... No one in the bustling city of Pompeii worries when the ground trembles beneath their feet. The beast under the mountain Vesuvius, high above the city, wakes up angry sometimes -- and always goes back to sleep. But Marcus is afraid. He knows something is terribly wrong -- and his father, who trusts science more than mythical beasts, agrees. When Vesuvius explodes into a cloud of fiery ash and rocks fall from the sky like rain, will they have time to escape -- and survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?"

Register to receive a free copy of the book to keep, wait-listed participants are welcome to join with their own copy! 

At 5 pm, other ages (including siblings) are welcomed to participate in the craft, activity, and snack. Register online or by calling 410-643-8161 for the book talk.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kent Island Branch
Kent Island Meeting Room
Children's Event
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Elaine Conway