Celebrated author of the Max and Ruby series to discuss literacy
The Headquarters Library, 300 Maiden Lane, will host Rosemary Wells on Tuesday, January 9 at 7 p.m. Wells is the best-selling children’s author known for the Max and Ruby series, as well as creating such treasured characters as Noisy Nora and Yoko. In her presentation, Booking Up Our Kids, she will talk about the importance of early childhood education, exploring the role books and art play in a child’s early development.
Wells’ career as author and illustrator spans 40 years and more than 100 books. Several of her most-loved titles will be available for purchase and she will sign personal copies following her presentation.
For more information on this and the free programs and services at your library, visit www.cumberland.lib.nc.us or call (910) 483-7727.