Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Winter Wonderland presented by the Fort Wayne Ballet

Look for ballerinas, premier danseurs, princesses and more in this enchanting mini-performance for families with children of all ages. Tuesday, December 11th @ 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Seating is limited for this FREE performance. All groups must pre-register.

While you are waiting for this wonderful performance, visit Children's Services and stop by our ballet display to find some great books to read.

Click here to find this book in the Library Catalog!I Want To Be A Ballerina by Annabelle Blackledge is a wonderful introduction to the art of ballet. This early reader is perfect for children to read on their own and it also works well as a preschool read aloud.

The story follows Jamie as she attends her first ballet lesson, learns about basic ballet steps and meets the other boys and girls in her class.
Click here to find this book in the Library catalog!
Over in the Meadow at the Big Ballet by Lisa Shulman is lovely picture book about a little swan who feels a bit of stage fright before performing in her first ballet.