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Program Information

Program name: BECOME A STAMP COLLECTOR
Program category: Literature- Authors
Multicultural- Other
Visual Arts- Crafts
Program length: 45 minutes
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: 20-30
Program description: BECOME A STAMP COLLECTOR-Each child receives an album and hundreds of stamps. They soak stamps off paper and mount dry stamps. They see rare stamps and are given pen-pals. They learn the history of postal services from a book I wrote. Stamp Collecting is the world's most popular hobby. Adults love my program. They learn the history of postal services and the intricacies of stamp collecting.
Space/special requirements: room with tables and pans to soak stamps off paper.
Travel restrictions: 100 miles
Program fee: $201- $350
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: $225 per session
Other notes: I have done this program for 12 years for the NYC library systems.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 06/13/2017
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Tom Riley
Phone: 845-300-4296
Mailing address: 2 Gerlach Drive
New City, NY 10956
E-mail address: totrwriter@aol.com
Website: http://www.theorphantrainriders.com
   
Previous appearances at: New City Library, Tappan, Middletown Library, The Albany Irish American Museum, Nanuet Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 08/18/2017

 

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