Sat Dec 9, 2017 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Meet Poppy and Posie at the James Blackstone Memorial Library

Sponsored by: The Blossom Company

Join storybook characters Poppy and Posie Blossom from “The Blossom Shoppe”, a newly released award-winning children’s picture book, for an event full of fun at The James Blackstone Memorial Library on December 9th from 2:00-3:30 pm. Poppy and Posie will be portrayed by Katherine and Caroline Brickley, the authors or “The Blossom Shoppe”. The Blossom sisters’ special program will include interactive storytime, a craft, and singing and dancing to songs written just for “The Blossom Shoppe”. At the end of the event, Poppy and Posie will be available to take pictures and sign books. Make sure to wear your most colorful outfit! Perfect for children ages 3-8.

Katherine and Caroline Brickley, the authors of “The Blossom Shoppe”, are twenty-one-year-old twin sisters from Connecticut pursuing their English degrees at Binghamton University. “The Blossom Shoppe” is their first title published under their company, The Blossom Company, a children’s book publishing company where stories truly come off the page. The Blossom Company is dedicated to and inspired by its mission statement: “We exist to bridge the gap between literature and life, to cultivate creativity, understanding, and acceptance, and to encourage all children to blossom together.”

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Admission: Free
James Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
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