Martin County Library System Press Releases

July 6, 2009

Puppets To Go Presents New Spin on “Red” and the Wolf

Filed under: Children's programming — mclswebblog @ 6:31 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                      

DATE:  JULY 6, 2009                                                                                      


WHO:    The Friends of the Palm City Library, Inc., sponsor; advertising provided by the Library Foundation of Martin County, Inc.

WHAT:   Martin County Library System Children’s Summer Reading Program


Presented by Bob Nathanson of Puppets To Go


Bob Nathanson’s Puppets To Go will perform  Little Red Riding  Hood 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 1 in the Donahue Room of the Cummings Library, 2551 SW Matheson Street, Palm City.  In this updated version of the all-time favorite, the Wolf and ‘Red” both learn some valuable lessons on the way to Grandma’s house.  After the performance Mr. Nathanson will give the audience a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of puppetry.  Fun for all ages!

Bob Nathanson has been a professional puppeteer since 1979.  Among the many places he has taken his puppets are the Brooklyn Children’s Museum, the Museum of the City of New York and the Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre.   He is a member of U.N.I.M.A. (Union Internationale de la Marionnette), Puppeteers of America and the Puppetry Guild of Greater New York and is the author of Diary of a Doll Wiggler: A Bob’s Eye View into the Wacky and Wonderful World of Puppetry.

WHEN:  Saturday, August 1, 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: Cummings Library, Donahue Room, 2551 SW Matheson Street, Palm City

HOW:   Presented at no charge.

For more information about MCLS Children’s Summer Reading Program pick up a flier or Library Connection at any branch library, call (772) 221-1403, or visit the library Web site at


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