Today, LEGO is one of the biggest toy companies in the world, but a long time ago, a Danish carpenter, Ole Kirk Christiansen, started with just an idea. Find out more about LEGO’s origins, those famous bricks, and their other inventive toys and movie ventures in this illustrated nonfiction book!
Find out the origin the name “LEGO.” (Hint: it combines two Danish words)
See how LEGO grew from a carpentry shop to a multi-platform toy company.
Discover how LEGO bricks are made and how they came up with their design.
For 4th & 5th Grade:
Spiderwick Chronicles: #1 The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black
Wednesday, March 20 at 4:30 PM in the Activity Room
This program will be held in-person at the Library. No registration is required to join us. We hope to see you there!
This book can be found digitally through Libby or, you can pick up a physical copy at the Children's Desk.
For more information or help accessing the book, please email email@example.com or call the Children's Department at 781-741-1405 ext. 1403.
About the Book:
After finding a mysterious, handmade field guide in the attic of the ramshackle old mansion they’ve just moved into, Jared; his twin brother, Simon; and their older sister, Mallory, discover that there’s a magical and maybe dangerous world existing parallel to their own—the world of faerie.
The Grace children want to share their story, but the faeries will do everything possible to stop them...