Words & Wheels Summer Series - author reading & music for Sea Serpent of Science

When
Jun 8 2019 -
10:00am to 11:00am

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Date: Saturday, June 8th | 10:00am-11:00am Description: Join us for June’s Words & Wheels Summer Series event at the Museum of American Speed! Award-winning children’s book author and musician Tevin Hansen will present songs and crafts for his Junkyard Adventures book Sea Serpent of Science. Following an author reading from Sea Serpent of Science, we will be making our very own sea serpent slime! Make sure to pick up a Junkyard Adventures Passport booklet and get your first stamp! For each event you attend in our Words & Wheels summer series, your passport will be stamped for a chance to win a prize! About the Author/Musician Tevin Hansen has written or illustrated more than 20 books for children, from picture books to middle grade adventures. A songwriter, musician and skateboarder, Hansen’s performances engage and entertain all ages. www.TevinHansen.com About Junkyard Adventures This exciting new beginning chapter book series from award-winning Nebraska author Tevin Hansen is sure to delight readers who enjoy the Magic Tree House series. Each story is fast-paced, filled with adventure, and mixed seamlessly with educational subjects. Siblings Eli and Grace can’t wait to visit Uncle Larry’s Antique Store and Junkyard, where everything has a price and nothing is as it seems. While their dad is shopping, Uncle Larry tells the kids a story that turns into a real adventure where they meet an unusual friend. www.JunkyardAdventures.com Admission for Words & Wheels at Museum of American Speed is a special reduced entrance fee: $5/person (5 & under Free) About Handersen Publishing Handersen Publishing is a family-owned, independent press in Lincoln focused on creating engaging books for young readers. To learn about author events or to see their catalog of picture, early reader, and middle grade books, follow on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube or visit www.HandersenPublishing.com. About the Museum of American Speed Founded in 1992 by “Speedy” Bill and Joyce Smith in Lincoln, the Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed is dedicated to preserving, interpreting and displaying physical items significant in racing and automotive history. The museum is a federally recognized 501c3 private foundation and currently encompasses more than 150,000 sq. ft. over three levels. The museum is open in the summer Monday-Friday: 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday: 9 a.m-1 p.m. Learn more at www.museumofamericanspeed.com
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https://www.museumofamericanspeed.com/wordsandwheelssummer.html
Location
Museum of American Speed
599 Oakcreek Dr. PARKING: The Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed shares a parking lot with Speedway Motors, you can park anywhere on campus. If you are in need of handicap parking, please park on either side of the street near the entrance of the museum.
Lincoln, NE 68528
United States
Phone: 402-323-3166 ext. 3324
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