County Museum to host story time for children

October 08, 1998


story timeChildren's story time at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in Hagerstown will be Saturday, Oct. 17, at 10 a.m. in Bowman Gallery.

Readings for youngsters will be from the books by American children's illustrators Charles Santore and James Warhola.

Selections from "The Wizard of Oz" and "Aesop's Fables," as well as the recently published book, "The Fox and the Rooster," by Santore will be featured.

Autographed copies of "The Fox and the Rooster" will be available.

Warhola, a New York City illustrator of both children's books and science fiction, will have signed copies of his books available.


Readings will include sections from his books "Bubba the Cowboy Prince" as well as his book "Big Foot Cinderrrrrella."

The program is for children ages 3 to 9. Refreshments will be served. All of the books will be sold.

Museum hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m.

For information on this or other museum events, call 301-739-5727 or use the telecommunications device for the deaf at 301-739-5764. Visit the Web site at for general information about the museum.

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