PALMDALE – Grace Lutheran Christian School, Lancaster will host a Book Fair at Barnes and Noble this weekend featuring musical performances, story times, crafts and STEM-related activities.
The family-friendly event will be held on Friday, Nov. 14, from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It will take place at the Barnes and Noble in Palmdale, located at 39228 10th Street West.
While in the store, Book Fair attendees can sample a Swaggy Caramel Frappuccino created by the 5th and 6th grade class and make a guess at the estimation station for a chance at winning a Barnes and Noble gift card.
Also, attendees who show their receipt at the Grace information table, from any purchase, will have their names entered into a grand prize raffle for a family membership to the Los Angeles Zoo.
This event is a fundraiser for Grace Lutheran School’s reading programs, including the school and classroom libraries.
Book Fair Schedule of Events
Friday, Nov. 14
4 p.m. Kickoff – Enjoy music from a band directed by Lee Matalon, as well as boomwackers and chimes led by Stephanee Putnam
5 p.m. Stories from the Wall, honoring Vietnam veterans with Mrs. Dorff (middle school)
6 p.m. Chicken Big and other Keith Graves stories with Mrs. Boyer (1st grade)
7 p.m. Hands-on STEM activity with Mrs. Norris – Learn how to use microscopes and make your own slides.
Saturday, Nov. 15
10 a.m. Reading Lailani’s Lei and lei-making with Mrs. Escamilla (art/Spanish)
11 a.m. Thanksgiving storytime (Barnes & Noble)
12 p.m. Grace Lutheran’s children’s choir (K-4); meet JetHawks mascot KB (noon to 1 p.m.)
12:30 p.m. Mo Willems storytime with Mrs. Markin (principal)
1 p.m. Run Turkey Run and other Thanksgiving stories with Miss Linda (preschool)
2 p.m. Red Ribbon, along with monster stories and crafts with Mrs. Cross (1st/2nd grade)
3 p.m. Pumpkin, Pumpkin and Chester Raccoon and The Big Bad Bully with Mrs. Franer (kindergarten)
4 p.m. Thanksgiving-themed tales with Mrs. Feickert (3rd and 4th grade)