The Dragons are headed out for the Summer Reading Puppet Shows!

It is time to start the Summer Reading Puppet shows. I am so excited! I head up to Faith and Lemmon SD to kick off my summer. The Summer Reading Theme this year is “Build a Better World” so my puppet show is “Quest for the Junkyard Dragon”. It is a revision of a show from long ago but it …

Tis May! Tis May!

Happy May Day! May 1st has always been the most special of days. Or at least in the top ten. It is the-really-for-sure-beginning of Spring. Flowers are venturing out helping us shake off the winter blues. When I was a kid there was a very strange piece of equipment on the playground. 364 days of the year it was a …

Memories of our China Trip

I was going over the photos of our trip to China in December of last year.  Dick worked with students at Concordia and I helped. A puppet I made there out of a sock and I also got to work with the First graders.  This students were very curious about the puppet’s name.  They came up with some good ones …

Booking underway for Dragons Puppets

The Dragons are getting ready to hit the road! Every summer Dragons Are Too Seldom Puppets( that’s me and a whole lot of my puppet friends) tours public libraries throughout the United States. This year we will be in South Dakota, Wyoming, Montana, Colorado and New Mexico.  Every Year the libraries have a Summer Reading Theme.  This year the theme …

Then and Now

I am going to try to create a record of the Dragons on the road both then and now. Now we are on our way to Issaquah WA for a family reunion and then on to the Oregon Coast. T Turtle came along. It would appear that Coeur d’ Alene Lake was his old stopping grounds. He says he was …

Bob and Millie Save the World

This show is the story of  Bob Bobcat and Millie Rabbit, two reluctant heroes.  They have been selected out of all the animals to return the Great Water Crystal to their beautiful valley before it becomes a desert. The Great Water Crystal is the source of all the water in the valley, the rain, the streams even the morning dew. …

Bob and Millie Save the World Press Release

The Library Summer Reading Theme this summer is “Every Story has a Hero”  “Bob and Millie Save the World” is the story of  Bob Bobcat and Millie Rabbit, two reluctant heroes.  They have been selected out of all the animals to return the Great Water Crystal to their beautiful valley before it becomes a desert. The Great Water Crystal is …