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Posted on: March 22, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Downtown Midland Presents Downtown Story Day on April 13

March 22, 2019 - On Saturday, April 13 from 12 – 4 p.m., families will flock to Downtown Midland to visit their favorite stores and hear heroic superhero stories during the annual Downtown Story Day event! Participating businesses will create a cozy space for a volunteer to perform a “dramatic” reading of a children’s superhero picture book carefully selected by youth librarians at the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library.

Following each story time, guests will receive raffle slips to enter for a chance to win the superhero books read at Downtown Story Day. The raffle will be held the week of April 15 with all books mailed to the winners.

Downtown Story Day participating locations and stories include:

Location                                             Book 

Ace Hardware & Sports                   Be a Star, Wonder Woman!

Dive & Glide                                        Aquaman is Fair

Gift of Hope                                        PJ Masks: Into the Night to Save the Day

Good To Go                                        Night, Night Groot

Grape Beginnings Winery               Ten Rules of being a Superhero

Happy. Pretty. Lifestyle Design       The Day I Lost My Superpowers

Health Hut                                          Dex: The Heart of a Hero

Heather 'n Holly                                 Saved by the Shell

Imagine That!                                     Ladybug Girl and the Rescue Dogs

Little Forks Outfitters                        The Astonishing Secrets of Awesome Man

Peel 'n Pare                                        Even Superheroes Have a Bad Day

Pizza Sam's                                        Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy

Serendipity Road                               Family is a Superpower

Ways To Wellness                             Do Super Heroes Have Teddy Bears?

A full reading schedule for each story is available at

For questions or additional information, contact the Downtown Development Authority office at 989-837-3330 during regular office hours, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or visit

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