Prendergast Offers Poetry-Based Family Activity

Prendergast Library will offer a poetry-themed storytime and family activity at 10 a.m. Saturday, in conjunction with the Big Read focusing on the poetry of Emily Dickinson.

“Shel-ebrate the Poetry of Shel Silverstein” will tie in elements of poetry and help children learn about famous poets.

Those attending will hear a staff member read some of Silverstein’s poems and then create poetry using his techniques. Materials will be provided.

Prendergast Library is located at 509 Cherry St., Jamestown. For information, call 484-7135.