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Fly in for Story Time featuring "Touch the Earth"


“Touch the Earth”

by Julian Lennon and Bart Davis. Illustrated by Smiljana Coh.

This interactive book immerses children in a fun and unique journey. Jump aboard the White Feather Flier, a magical plane that can go wherever you want! Just press a button printed on the page, and point the plane up in the air to fly, or down to land it. Fly to the top of a mountain, send clean water to thirsty people, and then dive deep into the ocean to pick up pollution and bring back the fish!

"Touch the Earth takes readers on a journey in a magical plane that allows them to send clean water to the thirsty, clean oceans of polution and make a the world a better place." New York Magazine.

 

Event Details

  • Wednesday, April 4, 2018 @ 11:00 AM
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

 Located in the Museum’s Flight Academy Gallery, the reading will be followed by an interactive activity.

 

Audience

  • Recommended for future pilots age 3-6. 
  • Children 11 and under FREE with purchase of an adult/senior general admission ticket (prices range $14 - $20).

 

For more information visit:                    
Lone Star Flight Museum at Ellington Field 
11551 Aerospace Avenue
Houston, TX 77034
(346) 708-2517
www.lonestarflight.org
 

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