The art of literature
Make plans to attend the Kimbell Art Museum’s monthly Pictures & Pages program Tuesday. Designed for preschoolers ages 4-6, the event offers a reading of Nina Laden’s Roberto, the Insect Architect plus art activities inspired by the book. The program, 10:30-11:15 a.m., is free, but space is limited and registration is required. Maximum of two children per adult. Register by phone or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, 817-332-8451; www.kimbellart.org.
Make some noise
The Fort Worth Central Library hosts its Shake, Rattle and Read! Story Time on Monday, offering a rare opportunity for children to get loud in the library with an exploration of sounds, movements, stories and rhymes. The program begins at 11 a.m. in the Youth Center and is free. 500 W. Third St., Fort Worth, 817-392-7745; www.wr365.org.
— Courtney Ortega