Take a StoryWalk®

Now you and your little ones can enjoy the great outdoors any time during free, self-guided reading hikes! 

In partnership with Hamilton East Public Library, each month we’ll feature a nature-based picture book on the trail for you to enjoy during a quarter-mile hike in the woods.

Books are ideal for ages 6 and under and are available all month long (rain or shine!). Don’t forget to track your participation and earn reading badges on the Beanstack app.

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The Mitten

JANUARY: "The Mitten" by Jan Brett at Heritage Park

Originally published in 1989, "The Mitten" follows the a boy, Nicki, whoe drops his white mitten in the snow. He goes on without realizing that it is missing. One by one, woodland animals find the mitten and crawl in - each one larger than the last. Follow along, page by page, as the adventure unfolds in this month's book at Heritage Park.

About the StoryWalk®

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.

Special Thanks to Our Partner

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