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Kids Art Series: Learn to Draw a Self Portrait

Madison Connecticut Art Workshop

If you’ve ever wanted to learn to draw, this is your chance!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Art Workshops for Children Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780714869735
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Phaidon Press - September 21st, 2015

Learn Yoga with "The Yoga Game"!

Kids Yoga Event Madison CTLearn Yoga with The Yoga Game!

We can all benefit from taking a deep breath, slowing down, and relaxing.

Event Date: 
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Yoga Game Cover Image
By Kathy Beliveau, Farida Zaman (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781897476727
Availability: Special Order
Published: Simply Read Books - November 5th, 2012

Kids' Art Series: Stone Painting

The Art of Stone Painting coverBe inspired by The Art of Stone Painting and turn smooth stones into a work of art or your new pet rock!

Event Date: 
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Art of Stone Painting: 30 Designs to Spark Your Creativity Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780486808932
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dover Publications - January 18th, 2017

Kids' Creative Writing Workshop with Susan! Ages 9 - 12

Writing workshop for ages 9-12 with Susan, one of our wonderful booksellers.

We’ll dig deep into your imagination with a writer’s prompt and help you to dream big!  

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443

Small Events for Small People: Escargot and Sandwiches!

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Escargot Cover Image
By Dashka Slater, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374302818
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) - April 11th, 2017

Ladybug Girl's Day Out with Grandpa Cover Image
By David Soman (Illustrator), Jacky Davis
$17.99
ISBN: 9780803740327
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dial Books - May 16th, 2017

Daddy's Sandwich Cover Image
By Pip Jones, Laura Hughes (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9780571311835
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Faber & Faber Children's - May 16th, 2017

Ryan T. Higgins, "Bruce’s Big Move"

Bruce's Big Move Cover PhotoAfter the events of Hotel Bruce, our favorite curmudgeonly bear shares his home with not only his four geese but three rowdy mice besides!

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
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Mother Bruce Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484730881
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - November 24th, 2015

Hotel Bruce Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484743621
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 18th, 2016

Be Quiet! Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484731628
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 4th, 2017

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Bruce's Big Move Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368003544
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 26th, 2017

Small Events for Small People: Wonder Woman Day!

WONDER WOMAN DAY

With Wonder Woman releasing in theaters this weekend, it's time to introduce kids of all ages to this famous superhero! Join us for a unique story and activity time where we'll learn all about Wonder Woman featuring these three books:

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Be a Star, Wonder Woman! Cover Image
By Michael Dahl, Omar Lozano (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781623708757
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Capstone Young Readers - June 1st, 2017

DK Readers L3: DC Comics Wonder Woman: Warrior for Justice! Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9781465460660
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - May 2nd, 2017

The Big Book of Girl Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781941367230
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Downtown Bookworks - October 25th, 2016

Teens Talk Books

Teens — Looking for new and exciting reads? Just want a glimpse of what's coming out in the next couple of months? 

We have just the thing for you! Join Kathy our Young Adult expert for Teens Talk Books:

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443

Grove School Theater Event, "The Day the Crayons Quit"

Grove School's Arts Department is proud to present our very own Children's Theater Troupe.  This group of talented students adapts popular children’s literature into stage performances and heads out into the community, promoting the love of story and stage. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Day the Crayons Quit Cover Image
By Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399255373
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Philomel Books - June 27th, 2013

The Day the Crayons Came Home Cover Image
By Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399172755
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Philomel Books - August 18th, 2015

Small Events for Small People: Surprise! Jump! and Dance!

Join us for a unique story and activity time!  We’ll read stories, draw, color, dance, stretch and smile!

Event Date: 
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:30am
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Giant Jumperee Cover Image
By Julia Donaldson, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735227972
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2017

Click, Clack, Surprise! Cover Image
By Doreen Cronin, Betsy Lewin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481470315
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum Books - September 6th, 2016

Cockatoo, Too Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499801026
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little Bee Books - January 5th, 2016

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