St. Croix River Valley Art Bench Trail | Books & Benches

Starting DateJune 19, 2017

Ending DateAugust 1, 2017

Ticket PricesFREE and Open to the Public

Event Description

Gather at the art benches, listen to stories, participate in junior ranger activities with a national park ranger, and take home free books.

MONDAY, JUNE 19 and 26 at 10:00 a.m.
Larry Forrest Memorial Park, Somerset, WI

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 and 26 at 11:15 a.m.
Picnic Point, Lakefront Park, Hudson, WI

FRIDAY, JULY 21, 10:30 a.m.
Freedom Park, Prescott, WI

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1, 10:30 a.m.
Croixdale, Bayport, MN

Books & Benches is a project of the Somerset Elementary Family Book Drive in partnership with The Phipps and local libraries, to increase summer reading and expose young readers to community art in the St. Croix River Valley.

Art Bench Trail Junior Ranger programs are presented in partnership with the National Park Service.

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