Past Mobs

Past StoryMobs:

Sunday, September 27, 2015

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Mr. Zinger’s Hat by Cary Fagan, and illustrator Dušan Petričić
Location: The Word on the Street Festival at Harbourfront Centre 

Mr. Zinger’s Hat was selected as 2015’s TD Grade One Book Giveaway by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Learn more about the CCBC and the TD One Book Giveaway here.

 

Sunday, February 15, 2015
The MMITTENitten by Jan Brett
Location: Harbourfront Centre as part of the HarbourKids Family Day Weekend Celebrations
Learn about the book

See photos by Dave Fitzpatrick here.
Watch a short StoryMobs docu film by C.M. Orszak here.

 

Sunday, August 31, 2014
book cover curious georgeCurious George by H.A. Rey
Location: Woodbine Beach, Toronto’s East End

Learn about the book

See photos by Shirin Hariri and Dave Fitzpatrick here.

 

 

Saturday, June 28, 2014
busybeavercover‘The Busy Beaver’ by Nicholas Oldland
13 StoryMobs Across the Country in 1 day!
From Carbonnear, NF to Edmonton, AB!
This first-ever national StoryMobs extravaganza was in partnership with the Toronto Public Library to celebrate the launch of the 2014 TD Summer Reading Club.

Get more information about all of the hosting locations and the book here.

See photos from ‘The Busy Beaver’ HERE

 

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Cloudy_with_a_Chance_of_MeatballsCloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett
Location: TIFF Bell Lightbox
As part of TIFF Kids Int’l Film Festival celebrations, including a free craft session prior to the mob.

See the Photos by Scott Murdoch

 

 

Saturday, January 25, 2014
book coverThe Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
Location: North York Central Library
Co-produced with  Small Print Toronto
Included a free craft session prior to the mob and a surprise appearance by the Gruffalo himself, courtesy of Harper Collins Canada! Learn more about the book
See the Photos by Isaac Meyer Odell

 

Saturday, December 14, 2013
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Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
Location: Dufferin Grove Park
Held in the Rinkhouse due to snowy, blowy conditions

Learn more about the book.
See the Photos by Shirin Hariri

 

Saturday, November 16, 2013
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The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by A. Wolf
as told to Jon Scieszka
Held at Dundas Square, Toronto

Learn more about the book
See photos and read about the day here.

 

Saturday, October 5, 2013
(StoryMobs Sr.)
book coverAlice and Wonderland (The Mad Tea Party) by Lewis Carroll
Held on the doorstep of Toronto City Hall on the night of Nuit Blanche
as part of Les Rues des Refusés

Learn more about the book
See photos and press coverage here.

 

 

Sunday, September 22, 2013
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Boy Soup by Loris Lesynski

Held at The Word on the Street Festival (Queen’s Park, Toronto)
Learn more about the book.

Check out some of the press coverage here.

 

Saturday, September 7, 2013
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Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

Our first ‘satellite’ Storymob!

Held at the Farmer’s Market in Wolfville, NS
Organized by the Annapolis Valley Regional Library

 

 Thursday, August 22 – Sunday, August 25, 2013
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StoryMobs Workshops at Toronto Buskerfest
August 22 – Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
August 23 – Jillian Jiggs by Phoebe Gilman
August 24 –Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
August 25 – Jillian Jiggs by Phoebe Gilman
Participants created a small StoryMob with crafted props and costumes and we performed them on the Buskerplay stage each day.

 

Saturday, August 17, 2013
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The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

Held at Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto
Enjoy photos from this StoryMob here.
Learn more about the book here.
Check out some of the press coverage here.

 

 Saturday, July 27, 2013
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Jillian Jiggs by Phoebe Gilman

Held at the Beaches Jazz Festival on Queen St. East, Toronto
Learn more about the book here!
Enjoy photos from this StoryMob here.
Check out some of the press coverage here.

 

Saturday, July 13, 2013
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Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Held at Nathan Phillip’s Square in Toronto
Learn more about the book here.
Enjoy photos from our great first StoryMob here and here.
Check out some of the press coverage here.