September 11: Do something grand for Grandparents Day

Grandparents, today is a perfect day to share your wisdom, perspective and stories with your families!

In Pat’s colorful bilingual picture book The Bakery Lady/La señora de la panadería, Mónica yearns to be a baker like her grandparents. Readers will enjoy visiting the wonderfully sweet bakery world of la panadería.

Illustration by Pablo Torrecilla from The Bakery Lady.

Illustration by Pablo Torrecilla from The Bakery Lady.

The love between a boy and his grandfather is at the center of Pablo’s Tree, an adoption story in which Pablo’s grandfather celebrates his birthday in a special way every year.

Illustration by Cecily Lang from Pablo's Tree

Illustration by Cecily Lang from Pablo’s Tree

Celebrate the day AND Día’s 20th anniversary year with these videos featuring grandparents and grandchildren in Santa Clara Pueblo, NM. The videos were created by Día Dynamos Christine Vasquez, a retired librarian and Thom Eberhardt, a retired filmmaker and screenwriter.




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