Earth Day: Children's Authors Book Readings

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April 20, 2013


Maritime Aquarium


All Ages

$19.95; $17.95 for children ages 13-17; $12.95 for children ages 3-12; free for children younger than 3

Event description: At 10:30 and 11:30am, Susan Hood of Southport reads her book, "Spike: The Mixed-Up Monster," about an axolotl ? a Mexican species of salamander and one of many amphibians featured in The Maritime Aquarium's "Frogs" exhibit. Hood will stay to greet kids in the afternoon. At 1 and 2:15pm, Dr. Jay Walshon will be near the Aquarium's "Meerkats" exhibit to read from his "Eye See You Africa," which uses wonderful images with riddles and rhymes to bring young readers "eye to eye" with a variety of extraordinary animals.

Address: 10 N. Water St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
Phone: 203-852-0700