Join us for our monthly storytelling event en español! This FREE Spanish-language program includes stories and a hands-on craft. Recommended for children ages 2–5. Storyteller Maria Yaksic is a native of La Paz, Bolivia, and has been working with young children for more than 20 years. Currently serving as a consultant educator and tutor in St. Louis, Yaksic is passionate about fostering children’s love for books from an early age and believes that the best way to create a reader is by exposing young children to quality books on a daily basis.