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KIDS | Art & Story Stroll featuring Ezra Jack Keats


The Memorial Art Gallery is hosting an Art & Story Stroll featuring works by children's author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats on Thursday, June 19. The stroll is part of the gallery's monthly series that introduces kids to works of children's literature as well as the museum's many attractions. Creative Workshop instructor Ericka Simmons will read "The Trip" by Keats and lead kids and their parents through an hour-long story reading and art viewing experience, which includes viewings of a handful of the gallery's paintings, culminating in a visit to the gallery's library.

The Art & Story Stroll will take place Thursday, June 19, 11 a.m., at the Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Avenue. For preregistration information, visit or call Kerry Donovan at 276-8971.