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Toy Sleepover Report for Friday evening, August 16, 2019, Dinner

 

There are 35 toys at the sleepover! They got takeout from CHINA GARDEN. Their fortune cookie read, "You need not worry about your future."

 

Toy Sleepover Report for Friday evening, August 16, 2019, Dancing on the Moon!

The toys were “on the moon” when they listened to DANCING ON THE MOON!

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Toy Sleepover Report for Friday evening, August 16, 2019, Time to Sleep

Goodnight! The toys found the tent to cuddle up in. Until tomorrow...

Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, Morning playtime

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Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, Parade

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The toys said, “This fabric is so COOL. Let’s have a parade!”

Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, Rocket

Rocket two_0.jpg  Mario discovered the rocket in the foyer and invited everyone to play! The toys love it as much as their owners/kids do!

Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, True Story

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Elizabeth stopped in tonight to read to the toys. She chose TEAM MOON by Catherine Thimmesh.

Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, Adler Planetarium Postcard

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The toys found a file on Elizabeth’s computer and opened it up. They discovered it was from the Adler Planetarium in Chicago! Elizabeth’s sister Dymphna and their cousin from Ireland, Ruth, are pretending to be astronauts! Cool! Imagination and laughter run in the family!

Toy Sleepover Report for Saturday, August 17, 2019, Chasing the Moon

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The toys watched “Chasing the Moon”, the PBS special on American Experience, on the library computer. They loved seeing the astronauts land on the moon on July 20, 1969. The television footage was in black and white! Check in tomorrow for more posts about the TOY SLEEPOVER!

Toy Sleepover Report for Sunday, August 18, 2019, Moon cookies!

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The toys are having a wonderful time together. Today they woke up and gathered together for a cookie snack. They found cookies with white filling that reminded them of the moon!

 

Toy Sleepover Report for Sunday, August 18, 2019, DEAR: Drop Everything and Read!

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Toy Sleepover Report for Sunday, August 18, 2019, Crafting!

Some of the toys found the craft supplies and made alien headbands for everyone. They did this while listening to WALKING ON THE MOON!

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Toy Sleepover Report for Sunday, August 18, 2019, Ursa Major!

While toys were crafting, bears and chosen friends decided to act out the constellation, URSA MAJOR, THE BIG BEAR!

 

Toy Sleepover Report for Sunday, August 18, 2019, Twinkly Closet

The toys wanted to check out the twinkly closet where their owners got book prizes for reading! It was very dark in there. Sorry if you are unable to see your toy. They are all in there!

Toy Sleepover Report for Monday, August 19, 2019, Fare thee well

IMG_9450_0.JPG  IMG_9451_0.JPG  IMG_9452_0.JPG The toys gathered this morning for a picture with all of their friends. They are wearing alien headbands! They had an adventurous weekend but now they are ready to go back to their homes. Thank you to all 35 toys: Abu the Elephant,
Barbie, Batman, Big Bird, Brown Bear with Yellow Dress,
Build a Bear, Bunny, Bunny (again), Charlie, Chris, Fluffy,
Ginger, Hope, Hot Wheels, Lamby, Legs, Lily, Lindi, Lincoln,
Mario, Monster, Moosey Moose, Packer, Princess, Princess Puppy, Princess Rainbow, Puppy, Puppy (again) and a Friend pink poodle, Rainbow, Spark, Spindy, Superman, Weenie, and
Yunnie.