Peaceful Like A Panda Storytime

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 11:00am

All Locations

28th Street
2660 28th Street SE 
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

Okemos - Meridian Mall
1982 Grand River Ave
Okemos, MI 48864

From the author of BREATHE LIKE A BEAR comes a new collection of mindful moments. Kira Willey joins us for Peaceful Like A Panda storytime. Kids can learn techniques for managing their bodies, breath, and emotions anywhere, anytime. Join us LIVE on Facebook! No registration needed. 


These easy-to-follow exercises help kids calmly and mindfully navigate their day, from sunrise to sunset. With sections dedicated to key activities in a child's routine--waking up, traveling, learning, playing, eating, and bedtime--kids can learn techniques for managing their bodies, breath, and emotions anywhere, anytime.

·        Wake up bright and sunny, no matter the weather!

·        Explore the world around you during travel.

·        Boost your brain before learning.

·        Make the most of your imagination at playtime.

·        Savor every mindful bite when it's time to eat.

·        Drift calmly to sleep at the end of a peaceful day!


Kira Willey, author of Breathe Like a Bear and the Mindfulness Moments for Kids series, is a children’s music artist, kids’ yoga and mindfulness expert, and creator of Rockin’ Yoga school programs. She has released five albums of kids’ yoga and mindfulness songs; her work has won Parents’ Choice Gold, four Independent Music Awards, and the ASCAP Foundation Children’s Songwriting Award. Her hits include “Colors,” which was featured in a worldwide Dell ad campaign. Kira created and hosts several yoga-for-kids programs which air on PBS TV affiliates nationwide; and her TEDx talk, “Bite-Sized Mindfulness,” can be viewed online. Learn more at!

Peaceful Like a Panda: 30 Mindful Moments for Playtime, Mealtime, Bedtime-or Anytime! Cover Image
By Kira Willey, Anni Betts (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780593179260
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Click on title for location specific availability.
Published: Rodale Kids - December 29th, 2020