Teddy Bear Concert Series Presented by the ISO

Teddy Bear Series

Preschoolers Will Learn Through Story, Movement and Live Music

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library | March 18, 2022

The Teddy Bear Concert Series introduces preschool and early elementary children to the instruments of the orchestra through story, movement, and live music played by musicians from the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Come listen to the original stories by Victoria Griswold, dance along to the music, and get up close and personal with the instruments. 

The Big Note
Sat • Jun 4 • 11 a.m.-12 p.m. • Franklin Branch
Children (ages 3-7) and families are welcome. Child's caregiver required for these programs.

The Big Note features the adventures of a young boy as he searches through a symphony orchestra to find the source of the big note that he hears.

The Giant's Violin
Sat • May 21 • 11 a.m.-12 p.m. • White River Branch

Children (ages 3-7) and families are welcome. Child's caregiver required for these programs.

The Giant's Violin is an original story written by Victoria Griswold that follows the adventures of a young boy who discovers a giant violin in his attic!  

The Runaway Strings
Sat • Jun 18 • 11 a.m.-12 p.m. • Clark Pleasant Branch

Children (ages 3-7) and families are welcome. Child's caregiver required for these programs.

With The Runaway Strings, young children are invited to move along to music as they listen to the story of four instruments that form a rocket, boat, sled, and more to search for adventures to bring back to their audience.

This program is sponsored by the Indianapolis Colts. Learn more about the Teddy Bear Concert Series