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Nutmeg Narwhals Book Club (Virtual)

Tuesday March 22 at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Join us for the Nutmeg Narwhals book club!   This month we will be reading “Megabat” by Anna Humphrey.

A copy of the book and materials for the STEAM activity are available for pickup at the children’s desk on the 2nd floor, beginning Tuesday, March 1st.

When is the virtual meeting?  Tues. 03/22 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Who can sign up? Recommended for children in grades 2-3. (Children in grade 1 who are reading chapter books independently are welcome to join.)

Registration required for Zoom link & book. There are only 12 copies of the book available.  Please pick up your book within 5 days of registration or it may be given to another child.

How do I join the club?
1. Sign up for this event online.

2. Pick up the book and activity kit from the 2nd Floor Kid’s Desk. Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 10-8:30 PM, Fri. & Sat. 10-5 PM. Sun 1-5 PM. No appointment is needed.

3. Read the book and come to the Zoom meeting on Tues 3/22 at 4:30 PM. Check the email you registered with for the zoom link on Monday 3/21.

What is “Megabat” about?

“Daniel Misumi has just moved to a new house. It’s big and old and far away from his friends and his life before. AND it’s haunted… or is it?  Megabat was just napping on a papaya one day when he was stuffed in a box and shipped halfway across the world. Now he’s living in an old house far from home, feeling sorry for himself and accidentally scaring the people who live there.  Daniel realizes it’s not a ghost in his new house. It’s a bat. And he can talk. And he’s actually kind of cute.  Megabat is a funny, sweet story about a lonely boy and a bat, who become friends over their shared love of Darth Vader and jellyrolls.” -Goodreads


Tuesday March 22
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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