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Stories for Hope, Healing & Belonging

June 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am 10:30 am

All are welcome to join for these stories and conversation.

Stories we will share:

Our Rainbow by Little Bee Books:

In this beautiful, bold board book, children will learn about the colors of the iconic pride flag! Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, and brown . . . These are the colors of our rainbow flag. Do you know what they stand for?

It Feels Good to Be Yourself by Theresa Thorn. Illustrations by Noah Grigni:

This sweet, straightforward exploration of gender identity will give children a fuller understanding of themselves and others. With child-friendly language and vibrant art, It Feels Good to Be Yourself provides young readers and parents alike with the vocabulary to discuss this important topic with sensitivity.

Worm Loves Worm by J. J. Austrian and illustrator Mike Curato:

This irresistible picture book is a celebration of love in all its splendid forms!

Our guest reader will be Betty Baker. Your hosts are members of the Community and Race Relations Committee of Peterborough, the New Canadians Centre, Community Living CKL and Compass Early Learning & Care.

Every other Tuesday at noon we invite you to sit down with your child for lunch and a story!