Meet Chris Van Dusen at Planet Toys!

By Planet Toys | Dec 04, 2012
Camden author & illustrator, Chris Van Dusen

Planet Toys in Rockland invites you to a very special event featuring Camden author and illustrator, Chris Van Dusen. Chis will read from his new book, If I Built A House, and encourage kids to let their imaginations fly as they plan and design a house of their own.


We'll have lots of art materials on hand for the young architect(s) in your family. All drawings will be displayed at Planet Toys for a week. The artist chosen by the Planeteers as 'Most Imaginative' will win a FREE signed copy of Chris' book! Chris has graciously agreed to sign personalized copies of If I Built A House as well as many of his other books, including If I Built A Car, Randy Riley's Really Big Hit, The Circus Ship, Down to the Sea With Mr. Magee, A Camping Trip with Mr. Magee, Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee and King Hugo's Huge Ego.


Saturday, Dec. 8, 1-3pm Planet Toys, 318 Main St., Rockland

1-3 PM: Chris will sign copies of If I Built A House and his other wonderful books.

1:15 PM: Chris will read from his new book. 1:30-2PM: Young Architects Workshop.


Kids ages 4-12. NO CHARGE for workshop, but space is limited. Call 596-5976 to reserve your place. Planet will supply all art materials. Reserve signed copies of Chris' books by calling Planet Toys, 596-5976 or Planet Camden, 236-4410. You can pick up your books and Chris will personalize them for you.


If you can't make it on Saturday, we can hold your signed copies for pickup later. Additional signed copies for Holiday giving may be available in both stores after Saturday while the supply lasts.


Looking forward to seeing you on Saturday!  "Like" Planet Toys and Planet Camden on Facebook!  Planet Toys has two locations: 318 Main Street, Rockland and 10 Main Street, Camden. Stop by one of our locations, give us a call 594-5976 or 236-4410, or email us at You're Never Too Old to Play!


Store Hours:

Planet Toys - Daily 9 AM-6 PM 318 Main St. Rockland Sunday 10 AM-5 PM

FREE GIFT WRAP 31 Main St. Camden. We ship anywhere in USA 236-4410.

Jack wants to design his own home, and takes his mom and dog on a tour of his imagination.  You can come too!
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