We are honoring everyone’s favorite honey-loving bear during Winnie the Pooh Day at our libraries on Friday, January 18! Join us for Winnie the Pooh Day programs to celebrate the birthday of A.A. Milne, the British author and creator of Winnie the Pooh.
Winnie the Pooh Day celebrations will include storytimes, crafts, movies, and visits from Winnie the Pooh and his friends, along with photo opportunities. Children and families are encouraged to participate.
Join us for the Winnie the Pooh Day programs on Friday, January 18 at the following locations and times:
Author A.A. Milne brought the adorable bear to life in his stories which also featured his son, Christopher Robin. Milne based Winnie on a black bear that lived at the London Zoo. For the full story of Winnie the Pooh, check out the picture book Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear by Lindsay Mattick and illustrated by Sophie Blackall.