Hula dancing is how they start the morning off right in Boone.

Reading Road Trip 2009

Personally, I like to start the morning off right by rocking out!

Reading Road Trip 2009

It was strange doing story time indoors in the morning…

Reading Road Trip 2009

And doing story time outdoors in the afternoon.

Reading Road Trip 2009

The crowds were so big at the Ames Public Library that I had to do story time in the bandshell!

Reading Road Trip 2009

Lots of folks stopped by to listen, some people who were even walking their dogs!

Reading Road Trip 2009

Luckily, we had an extra super-hero available to handle crowd control.

Reading Road Trip 2009

For an encore I was able to sing some opera with two fellow tenors.

Reading Road Trip 2009

Many of you are creating some awesome Kids Art for me during the trip.  Bring it to me when I come to your town and I’ll post it on this blog.

Reading Road Trip 2009

“Barney and the Caboose” by Hannah

Reading Road Trip 2009

“Jack Saved the Books” by Jack

Reading Road Trip 2009

“Curious George Waves” by Hannah

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“Extreme Squid” by Will

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“House with a Thousand Stairs” by Gabe

Reading Road Trip 2009

“Giant Robot” by Margaret and Lauryn

Reading Road Trip 2009

“Rainbow Eggs” by Brooke

Reading Road Trip 2009

 

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:
Always remember the number one rule when visiting Hank’s House of Halibut: If you harpoon it, you buy it!