Story Walks

Get Up and Go!Story Walks are a creative way for everyone to have a reading adventure as they enjoy our Maple Grove parks and trails.

Get Up and Go, by local Minnesota author, Nancy Carlson, is posted at Town Green. Whether it's a New Year's resolution or simply time for a change, this book is the perfect catalyst to get readers moving. Vibrant, fun-filled illustrations and an encouraging text explain the many great reasons to exercise, from making new friends to going new places, or just because it's good for your body. Nancy Carlson's gleeful, kid-friendly story is sure to make readers young and old get up and exercise!

 All the Colors of the Earth
All the Colors of the Earth, by Sheila Hamanaka, is posted along the trail at Worden Park. The book celebrates the diversity of children everywhere. Through the use of playful, exuberant images of children and families and rich, simple text, the story helps children of every race, color, and creed.

For park locations, view the parks and trail map.