10am—5pm Tuesday—Saturday | Noon—5pm Sunday | Closed Monday

Tales Under the Tree

Tales Under the Tree

Tales Under the Tree at The Bishop

Join us at The Bishop at 2pm every Saturday and Sunday for a very special story time.

Tales Under the Tree takes place under the Ralph S. French Charitable Foundation Mighty Oak in the Mosaic Backyard Universe and features a different science or nature-themed book each month, followed by a craft, game, or fun facts related to the story.

  • When/Where: 2pm every Saturday and Sunday in the Mosaic Backyard Universe at The Bishop
  • Cost: Included with Museum admission

Check out some of our past stories below!

“Professor Astro Cat’s Space Rockets,”
by Dr. Dominic Walliman 

“The Salamander Room,”
by Anne Mazer

“Bone by Bone,”
by Sara Levine

“Rosie Revere, Engineer,”
by Andrea Beaty

“At Home with the Gopher Tortoise,”
by Madeleine Dunphy

“Here We Are,”
by Oliver Jeffers 

“We Build Our Homes,”
by Laura Knowles

“Earth, My First 4.54 Billion Years,”
by Stacy McAnulty

“If A Dolphin Were A Fish,”
by Loran Wlodarski

“Fur and Feathers”
by Janet Halfmann

“What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?”
by Robin Page and Steve Jenkins

“Where Should Turtle Be?”
by Susan Ring

“The Night at the Museum,”
by Milan Trenc

by Jannell Cannon

“Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes,”
by Nicola Davies

“Diary of a Worm,”
by Doreen Cronin

“No-Song the Indri,”
by Allison Jolly

“I Like Myself,”
by Karen Beaumont

“Follow the Moon Home,”
by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson

“A Day in the Deep,”
by Kevin Kurtz

“Henry the Manatee,”
by Claire Lawrence