Entertainer to share tips for reading, singing with grandkids

Singer-songwriter Nancy Stewart will present a "Read & Sing With Your Grandkids" program at five community libraries.

The events will take place at: Lynnwood Library, 4 p.m. Nov. 21, 19200 44th Ave. West; Brier Library, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 2, 23303 Brier Rd.; Mountlake Terrace Library, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 3, 23300 58th Ave. West; Snohomish Library, 7 p.m. Dec. 4, 311 Maple Ave.; and Mukilteo Library, 4:30 p.m. Dec. 12, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd.  

Grandparents are invited to brush up on their nursery rhymes, songs, favorite picture books. Stewart will review the pros and cons of technology for young children and provide the latest information on why reading and singing to little ones is more important than ever.

Stewart is an award-winning entertainer and grandparent from Mercer Island. Her Sing With Our Kids Project promotes early learning through community singing. 

"Nancy has a passion for early literacy and transmits her knowledge in an interesting, approachable manner," said Kristin Piepho, children’s services coordinator for Sno-Isle Libraries. “She enchants children with her songs and activities.”