Farmer Rita's Readers 

We have a new program for your children called Farmer Rita's Readers! We have provided you with the link to a story and an easy craft to go along with it. Have your kids fill out the reading log and drop it off at the Ag Museum or email us the log and they can win a prize! 

Saturday, January 9

Book: Every Cowgirl Needs a Horse by Rebecca Janni

Craft: Footprint Horse

Saturday, January 16

Book: Lucy Ladybug by Sharon King-Chai

Craft: Paper Ladybug

Saturday, January 22

Book: Pie in the Sky by Lois Ehlert

Craft: Paper Plate Pie

Saturday, January 30

Book: The Lorax by Dr. Seuss 

Craft: Cupcake Liner Lorax

Saturday, February 6

Book: Library Mouse by Daniel Kirk 

Craft: Foldable Book

Saturday, February 13

Book: Mr. Goat's Valentine By Eve Bunting

Craft: Valentine's Day card

Saturday, February 20

Book: What Pet Should I Get? By Dr. Seuss

Craft: Paper plate pets

Saturday, February 27

Book: The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story retold by Joseph Bruchac

Craft: Strawberry greeting card

Saturday, March 6

Book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Craft: A hungry caterpillar

Saturday, March 13

Book: The Little Ant and the Butterfly by S.M.R. Saia

Craft: Flying butterfly

Saturday, March 20

Book: The Boy Who Grew a Forest: The True Story of Jadav Payeng by Sophia M. Gholz

Craft: Forest

Saturday, March 27

Book: Lola Plants a Garden by Anna McQuinn

Craft: String of bells

Saturday, April 3

Book: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
by Beatrix Potter

Craft: Peter Rabbit-themed crafts

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Palmetto, FL 34221

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