Curious George is coming back to St. Paul! You are invited to an extra-special storytime at Red Balloon with one of the world’s most famous monkeys, Curious George. We’re celebrating George’s birthday with all sorts of stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and games guaranteed to entertain all the little monkeys in your family. George will even stay after storytime to take photos with you and your family! Space is limited--reserve your Family Curiosity Pass today!
TICKETS: Due to space limitations, a ticket is required to attend Storytime with Curious George*. Tickets may be obtained by purchasing a Family Curiosity Pass for $5 from Red Balloon Bookshop. Each Family Curiosity Pass comes with enough tickets to admit your family group and is redeemable for $5 off any purchase made at Red Balloon on Saturday, September 15. Curiosity Passes may be purchased in-store or over the phone by calling 651-224-8320.
*infants under 1 do not need tickets
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- When you purchase your Family Curiosity Pass, you will be asked how many will be in your party.
- Doors will open for ticket holders at 9:15 am on Saturday, September 15. A bookseller will greet you at the door.
- Storytime will begin at 9:30 am on the main floor. Storytime attendees will receive special Curious George activities, stickers, and swag.
- Meet & Greet with Curious George will begin after storytime in the party room on the lower level*. Families will be called in order of the numbers on their tickets. Family groups may meet Curious George together.
*If you have any special needs, please contact us ahead of time by email or phone at 651-224-8320 and we will do our best to accommodate you.
PHOTOGRAPHY GUIDELINES: Video and photography are strongly encouraged during this event! Following storytime, families will have a chance to take brief posed photos with Curious George.
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