Escondido Public Library


Josiah: Musical Storyteller and Artist Lecturer At Escondido Public Library

The Literacy and Lifelong Learning and Youth Services present the very talented Josiah and his Nature-Focus Program, targeted for school age children. In his Nature-Focus Program, Josiah demonstrates the beauty and wonders of nature with storytelling and interactive discussion and movements. Children are encouraged to actively participate in these rhythmic self-expressing exercises, while learning sounds and becoming educated in the changes of nature and the world around us. This family event will be held at the Escondido Public Library during National Library Week from 3:30PM – 4:30PM on Thursday, April 18th.

For the last 15 years, Josiah has been performing for schools, from pre-school to college level, at all types of organizations.He is a professional singer, songwriter and guitarist, and is accomplished on the piano, drum, native flute, and assorted percussion instruments.

This event is free to the public. For further information please contact Literacy Department Specialist, Natalie Mason at (760) 839-5450 or This event will be held in the library, taking place in the Turrentine Room, on the second floor. Learn more about Josiah by visiting his website at

The Escondido Public Library is located at 239 South Kalmia Street in downtown Escondido. For more information on this or other Literacy and Lifelong Learning events, go to or contact (760) 839-5440.