For Parents

Reach Out & Read IN: a Celebration of Día de los Niños


Photo José-Luís Orozco Performing

On April 27 from 10 am - 2pm the Learning Curve @Central Library will be filled with activities for the whole family for the Library's annual celebration of Día de los Niños.

Special Performances:

  • 10:30 am: Teddy Bear Concert Series The Garden Symphony presented by the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
  • 11:45 am: Concert by Grammy-nominated artist, José-Luís Orozco
  • 1:00 pm: Storytelling by Deborah Asante

Ongoing Activities:

  • Crouching Tigers Classes
  • Face painting
  • Magic
  • Appearance by Daniel Tiger from PBS Kids
  • Guest celebrity readers
  • Read books to win prizes
  • And more!

Canciones para Celebrar el Día de los Niños

Here are some traditional songs and Spanish rhymes to share with children. You can read some picture books (the words are in Spanish and English) or sing along with the CDs. #indyplkids

Aquí hay algunas canciones y rimas tradicionales en español para compartir con los niños. Puede leer algunos libros de imágenes o cantar junto con los CD. ¡Divertido!

Diez Deditos

Ten Little Fingers : & Other Play Rhymes and Action Songs From Latin America

Orozco, José-Luis

A bilingual collection of songs and rhymes with hand motions included.

¡Come bien!

Eat right!

Orozco, José-Luis

Each track is sung in both Spanish and English.

Rin, rin, rin, do, re, mi

libro ilustrado en Español e Inglés = a picture book in Spanish and English

Orozco, José-Luis

A song printed in both Spanish and English about a child spending the day singing and learning to count, saying letters and words, and read.