The Sacramento Public Library will present award-winning children’s book author David Schwartz at a free family program on Wednesday, February 22 at 6 p.m. in the Isleton Elementary School gymnasium, 412 Union Street, Isleton.
With stories, poems and visuals, Schwartz will talk about the mathematics of the world around us and the many ways families can make math an enjoyable part of their everyday life.
Schwartz has authored nearly 50 books, including How Much is a Million?, If You Made a Million, G is for Googol, Q Is for Quark, If You Hopped Like a Frog, and the Look Once, Look Again science series. His latest book is Where In the Wild? A popular speaker for children and educators, Schwartz emphasizes the importance of mathematics in everyone’s life, and the many connections between math, science and literacy.
The February 22 program is sponsored by The Freedom Readers and hosted by the Isleton Library staff. For details, telephone the Sacramento Public Library at (916) 264-2920 or visit www.saclibrary.org.