Crankie Shows with Augusta “Rose” Diamond

Crankie Shows with Augusta “Rose” Diamond. Tuesday July 16 at 4 pm. Crankies are originally and artfully illustrated songs or stories on long rolls of paper or cloth and displayed in motion on a box with crank handles. Songs/stories include: “Chip and Glasses” from The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, “The Leatherwing Bat,” an American folk song, “The Tale of Tam Linn,” a Scottish Fairy Story and “Old Texas,” an American Cowboy song. Fun for the whole family. Sign up online. at Burnham Memorial Library, 898 Main St. Colchester.  802.264.5664  colchestervt.gov/library