Reading Ranger Storytime: Wind!

CHEYENNE, Oklahoma: Bring the family and join a Park Ranger at Minnie Slief Memorial Library for free storytelling & a craft. For the month of June, kids will learn about wind with “Iva Dunnit and the Big Wind” by Carol Purdy, a tall tale about a homesteading mama and her six children as they use their strength and wits to survive a big windstorm.The accompanying activity is to make chicken windsocks. Long ago and even today, wind is a major part of life on the plains. Homesteaders moving west harnessed the wind by using windmills to survive on the Southern…

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