Virtual Children's Book Festival
Saturday, November 14, 2020, at 10 AM EST | Member preview at 9 AM EST
Free and open to the public
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In partnership with Portsmouth Public Library and in celebration of National Children’s Book Week
This year's VIRTUAL Children’s Book Festival -- the 6th annual event focused around local authors and illustrators -- joins in the celebration of National Children's Book Week and offers a dedicated landing page linking to the websites of local children’s book authors and illustrators and storytimes and other media and to the ability to purchase their books directly.
Participating authors and illustrators in the 2020 event include JoAnn Adinolfi, Denise Brown, Layne Case, Matt Forrest Esenwine, Terry Farish, Janis Hennessey, Diane Jones, Lauren Levine, Carol Lincoln, Katherine Picarde, David Warrender, and Amy Zydanowicz!
For more information, please contact Amy Warnock, Special Events Manager via awarnock[AT]sbmuseum.org.
NEW & NOTEWORTHY
2021 Historic House Season
Saturday, June 19 - Sunday, October 17, 2021; 10 AM - 5 PM daily.
Strawbery Banke Museum reopens for the season offering visitors the chance to explore over 300+ years of history, from Indigenous history to the present day, in the Puddle Dock neighborhood. Tour historic houses on original foundations, meet costumed roleplayers, watch traditional crafts demonstrations and explore heirloom gardens.
Give a Little, Get a Latte
Through June 30, 2021
Make a recurring $25 monthly gift (minimum) to Strawbery Banke Museum before June 30, 2021, and receive a free latte courtesy of Cup of Joe. Every gift helps keep history alive and accessible to everyone.
Tuesdays on the Terrace
Tuesday, June 22 - Tuesday, September 14, 2021; 5:30 - 7 PM.
Amid the summer splendor of Puddle Dock, this popular concert series is held every Tuesday night. Guests bring lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy the open-air concerts featuring music by local artists.