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Virtual Storytime Crafty Jammies Night – The Cat in the Hat

June 8

Sponsored By:

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Tues., June 8 from 6:30 p.m.

Join the SCSM the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a very special bedtime story and craft time with some of our favorite literary characters!

This month we will be reading The Cat in the Hat with help from a special guest. We’ll also be making a Paper Plate Cat in the Hat, just check out the list below to see what materials you’ll need.

Crafty Jammies Virtual Storytime: The Cat in the Hat will premier on Facebook and YouTube on Tues., June 8 at 6:30 p.m. Museum team members will be responding via comment/chat during the premier!

Craft Activity Materials:
White paper plate (unless you happen to have a black one around!)
Black construction paper
White construction paper, cardstock, or posterboard (card stock and posterboard work best)!
Coloring Utensils
Adhesive (tape or glue)


Cut the middle out of the paper plate.
Color it black if you do not already have a black plate!
Use white construction paper, cardstock, or posterboard to cut out a hat in the shape of the one the Cat in the Hat wears. Color it in alternating stripes of red.
Cut out six thin strips of the black construction paper for the whiskers.
Glue or tape the hat to the top of the paper plate.
Glue or Tape three of the six whiskers onto each side of the paper plate.
You are done!

Enjoy our virtual programs? Help us continue them by making a donation to the South Carolina State Museum Foundation

Donations to the South Carolina Museum Foundation are 100% tax deductible. To make your donation online click the link above. You can also donate by phone at (803) 898-4935 or mail a check to the State Museum Foundation, 301 Gervais St., Rear, Columbia, S.C., 29201.


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