(10/12/06 12:31 pm)
Touring Fairy Tale Exhibit for Children
Touring Fairy Tale Exhibit Debuts in St. Louis Monday September
25, 4:36 pm ET
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A new interactive children's exhibit, "Once Upon A Time ... Exploring the World of Fairy Tales" brings life to the enchanting world of fairy tales and explores their cultural significance. The exhibit will be open from October 2 through December 30, 2006 at the St. Louis Public Central Library in downtown St. Louis. "It is a wonderful mixture of fun, wonder and learning," said Waller McGuire, Executive Director. "The Library is excited and proud to debut this spectacular exhibit in St. Louis."
Geared to children ages 3 to 10, the 2,000 square foot exhibit brings to life seven rich tales, each with its own large-scale environment and interactive components. Featured tales include "Beauty and the Beast," "Cinderella," "The Elves and the Shoemaker," "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Anansi and the Talking Melon," "Lon Po Po" and "Thumbelina." Adults will enjoy it as well."