Kith & Kin Story Cards & Sing Along

Come take part in our family Kith and Kin story time. Volunteer to read a relative's part or hold up a BIG book for another brave soul. Sing along with everyone to old time country favorites. Participation is highly encouraged and contagious!  Please join us in the Storywoods Room at Headquarters library at 10:30am.  For more information you may contact Laurie May at 352-334-3941 or lmay@aclib.us

Some of the stories and songs we will enjoy include:

  • Eddy B, Pigboy
  • Little Yellow Chicken
  • On Top of Spaghetti
  • Hello Muddah
  • Down on Grandpa’s Farm
  • The Day Jimmy’s Boa Ate the Wash
  • More Spaghetti, I Say
  • She’ll be coming round the mountain
  • Boom Chicka Boom
  • Grandma’s in the cellar
  • You made me a pallet on the floor
  • Grandma’s Feather Bed
  • Marvelous Toy
  • Wagon Wheel
  • Grandma slid down the mountain
  • Swinging on a Star

To find your own favorite old timey tunes, visit our Freegal page.  You can download 5 songs a week and keep them forever.

And to learn the etymology of the phrase “kith and kin,” please see these links:

http://www.macmillandictionaryblog.com/stories-behind-words-kith-and-kin

http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/kith-and-kin

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kith%20and%20kin

Posted by LaurieM on October 5, 2016