Even though few communities in the Bay Area get snow, a snowman-themed storytime can be a lot of fun. For a craft, you can have the kids glue cotton balls or packing peanuts onto paper to make snowman pictures.
Or try enchantedlearning.com for lots of great craft ideas.
Pittman, Helena Clare. THE SNOWMAN’S PATH. Nathan befriends a magical snowman.
Schertle, Alice. ALL YOU NEED IS A SNOWMAN. A list of all the items you can use to make a snowman.
Ehlert, Lois. SNOWBALLS. A snow family is made – the artwork will inspire very creative snowman pictures.
Ziefert, Harriet. SNOW MAGIC. The snow people have a party on the first day of winter.
Kirk, Daniel. THE SNOW FAMILY. A boy makes a snow family just like his real one!
Cuyler, Margery. THE BIGGEST, BEST SNOWMAN. Nell is told she is too small to help build the snowman, but she shows she is up to the job.
Goffstein, M.B. OUR SNOWMAN. Big brother teaches little brother how to build a snowman.
Bauer, Caroline Feller. MIDNIGHT SNOWMAN. In a town where it rarely snows, neighbors take the opportunity to make a snowman.
Mack, Gail. YESTERDAY’S SNOWMAN. A girl describes how she, her brother, and mother build a snowman, which melts before father gets home from work.
Posner, Andrea. FROSTY DAY. A special holiday just for snowmen!