Nashville Zoo Hosts Story Time in November
Children of all ages are invited to delight in story time and visits with special animal friends during Nashville Zoo’s Celebrate Reading. This indoor program is scheduled for Fridays in November (Nov. 7, 14, 21) at 10:30 a.m.
This year’s Celebrate Reading program features local storyteller and educator Elandriel Lewis leading the program with her unique storytelling style. Books scheduled to be read include:
- • Nov. 7: Why Porcupine has Quills - An Anishnaabe Legend
- • Nov. 14: The Origin of Day and Night - The Legend of Rabbit and Owl - A Menominee Legend
- • Nov. 21: The Rabbit and the Hare
Celebrate Reading takes place at the Zoo’s Croft Center and is included with Zoo admission or membership. Stories are geared towards kids ages 3 – 5, but all are welcome. Snacks will be provided by Costco. For more information, please visit www.nashvillezoo.org.
Nashville Zoo is accredited by the prestigious Association of Zoos and Aquariums, assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry. Attracting more than 776,000 visitors annually, the Zoo is considered one of the top things to do in Nashville. The Zoo is a non-profit organization located at 3777 Nolensville Pike and is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The mission of Nashville Zoo is to inspire a culture of understanding and discovery of our natural world through conservation, innovation and leadership. For more information about Nashville Zoo, call 615-833-1534 or visit www.nashvillezoo.org.