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Our favorite books (new and old), fun new products, upcoming store events, Waupaca activities, author visits, Waupaca school district events and more. Comments, share, and visit often!

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FAIRY GARDEN WORKSHOP

On Monday, June 17 at 2:30pm Dragonwings will be hosting a fairy garden workshop. Create your own fairy house and fairy garden with miniature plants from Turner’s Market. Participants may be ages 4 to adult, though children under the age of 10 must have an adult partner to help with hot glue (no additional fee for accompanying adults). The workshop [...]

Read More » | May 23, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, Events, News | Comments: none

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Tea Time at Dragonwings

Did you know that Dragonwings sells Tea Source teas? We do, and we would like you to join us for a tasting on Saturday, March 2 at 3:00pm. Come sample teas, nibble on scones, and browse our books. This event is free, but space is limited, so we encourage you to RSVP. 

Read More » | February 25, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, News, Uncategorized | Comments: none

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Valentine’s Day Dragon Tales Style

We had a great time and a nice turnout this last week with our cat-themed storytime and hope to see you all again soon. Next week we will be celebrating Valentine’s Day early here at Dragonwings, Tuesday 3:30pm.  Bring you little ones ages 2-5 and read some books, sings some songs, and meet Rocky the Raccoon who lives in [...]

Read More » | February 8, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: none

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Pete the Cat Story Time Continued

Join us again this Tuesday at 3:30pm for a continuation of our Pete the Cat storytime.  We will also be reading Where is My Kitten? and have fun playtime activities afterward.  Tell your friends and family and make it a weekly destination for you and your little ones.  Participants will recieve an in-store discount.

Read More » | February 1, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: none

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Dragon Tales Storytime success!

We had a great time with our first Dragon Tales Story Time this past Tuesday! Bring your little ones ages 2-5 next Tuesday at 3:30 to read Where Is My Kitten? and Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons. We will also have some songs, activities, and in-store discounts for participants. We look forward [...]

Read More » | January 25, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: none

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Announcing Dragon Tales Story Time!

Announcing the beginning of Dragon Tales Story Time, every Tuesday at 3:30pm beginning January 22, here at Dragonwings! Bring little ones, ages 2-5, for stories, songs, puppets, and play, and receive a coupon for discounts on store items!  Check back for weekly posts announcing this weeks theme.  We hope to see you there!

Read More » | January 15, 2013 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: none

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Where’s Waldo Grand Prize Drawing

Join us at Dragonwings for the Where Waldo? grand prize drawing, July 31st at 11am.  This will be an open house style event between 11-12pm.  We will have several Where’s Waldo? games and activities for the kids, including  prizes for all that play.  At 11:15am Mayor Brian Smith will be conducting the official grand prize [...]

Read More » | July 21, 2012 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: none

Where's Waldo? in Waupaca!

Where’s Waldo? in Waupaca

Where’s Waldo? In Waupaca, of course!  He’s turning twenty-five this year, and to celebrate, the famous fellow in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting twenty different local businesses all through the month of July. Those who spot him can win prizes, including buttons, books, and more. From Dragonwings Bookstore  at 108 N. Main [...]

Read More » | June 29, 2012 | Category: Activities, Blog, News | Comments: 1

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Mother’s Day Craft Workshop

Mother’s Day Craft Workshop Saturday, May 12th from 11am-12pm.  Children ages 2-8 are welcome to join our craft workshop where we will be making a colorful, mixed media, art card.  Moms, dads, grandparents, or any guardians are welcome to join in the fun, children under 5 must have at least 1 adult along.  Cost is [...]

Read More » | May 4, 2012 | Category: Activities, Blog, Events, News, Uncategorized | Comments: none

Children's Book Week

Children’s Book Week May 7-13

 Activities for Children’s book week at Dragonwings: Coloring/drawing contest: Create a book cover featuring your mom.  Be creative, use any materials you have (Crayons, markers, paints, mixed media etc.) to have your mom be the center of the book cover.  She could be the main character of your favorite book or be  from an original [...]

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