December 8, 2022
Story Time: Hoop Genius (Facebook Live)
Thursday, December 8, 2022
Join Marisa Bozarth, Museum Curator of History for Storytime live on the
Burlington County Lyceum of Natural History & Sciences Facebook page followed
by a short activity you can do at home.
Discover how a desperate teacher and a rowdy gym class invented basketball. This true story of how James Naismith invented the game in 1891 at a school in Springfield, Massachusetts. Supplies needed: small paper cup, string, ping pong
ball, small wooden stick, and markers.