FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 23, 2017

Contact: Steph Deidrick
573-751-9392
steph.deidrick@dnr.mo.gov

Storytime Saturdays continues in April at the Missouri State Museum

In April, the Missouri State Museum will continue its 2017 “Storytime Saturdays” program series.  Through May 25, join staff each Saturday morning at 11 a.m. for a series of stories and interactive programs on Missouri’s history and natural resources.

“Storytime Saturdays” will focus on families with children ages 3-6 Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the programs will be held in various locations throughout the museum’s History and Resources halls in the State Capitol. 

The museum opens a new exhibit on Missouri in the Great War on April 6.  Many of April's program themes will include stories of life on the home front during WWI: 

  • April 1:  Games from Long Ago - Part 1
  • April 8:  Finding Winnie
  • April 15:  Raggedy Ann and Andy - Part 1
  • April 22:  Bennie the Biplane
  • April 29:  Knit Your Bit

The Missouri State Museum, which is part of the Missouri state park system, is located on the first floor of the Missouri State Capitol. For more information, contact the museum at 573-751-2854. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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