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Bring your binoculars and join a naturalist to enjoy the spring migration. Visit the best birding spots at Sand Ridge Nature Center and check out the once-a-year best color showing of warblers and other migratory birds. Binoculars available for loan. April 3-May 8.
Where: Sand Ridge Nature Center
When: 8-9:30 a.m.
Ages: Elementary, Tweens, Teens, Family/All Ages, Adults
An evening with celebrated children's author Laurie Halse Anderson, the author of such books as "Chains," "Forge," and "Fever 1793." Her first book, "Speak," was a National Book Award finalist. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event. Registration is recommended. Register online at http://calendar.vapld.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=7529 or call (224) 543-1486.
Where: Vernon Area Public Library
When: 7-8:30 p.m.
Ages: Elementary, Tweens, Teens
Laura Numeroff, the author of the children's classic picture book "If You Give a Mouse A Cookie," reads from and signs copies of her new book, "The Jellybeans and the Big Art Adventure."
Where: The Book Stall at Chestnut Court
When: 4:30-5:30 p.m
Ages: Preschool, Elementary, Family/All Ages