Books & Toys
Slide 0: Smithsonian 2018 Engagement Calendar
Smithsonian 2018 Engagement Calendar
This week-at-a-glance datebook evokes the diversity, beauty, and immensity of the Smithsonian Institution's collections. A weekly treasure for the person who finds wonder and beauty in the world. The Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution 2018 Engagement Calendar highlights a spectacular array of riches from the Smithsonian's 20 museums and galleries, in addition to the entries from the National Zoological Park and Smithsonian research centers. Each spread features a full-color photograph of an object from the Smithsonian's vast holdings, along with detailed information about the object and its origins. From American crafts to African sculpture to aeronautical wonders and everything in between, this Smithsonian 2018 Engagement Calendar truly has something for everyone. The calendar also features information, phone numbers, and Web site addresses for all the Smithsonian museums and research centers.
Slide 1: John F. Kennedy Superman Comes to the Supermarket
John F. Kennedy Superman Comes to the Supermarket
John F. Kennedy: Superman Comes to the Supermarket, written by Norman Mailer (who claimed his pre-election article Superman Comes to the Supermarket was critical to Kennedy's win), is a commemoration of JFK's 100th birthday and is a frank portrait of him as he campaigns for the White House. Includes 300 photographs by illustrious photojournalists.
Slide 2: Travel Tic Tac Toe Coin Set
Travel Tic Tac Toe Coin Set
Amuse restless kids and adults alike with this Travel Tic Tac Toe Coin Set. Genuine, acrylic-cased Jefferson nickels and Lincoln pennies replace X's and O's. History card tells about the coins and relates interesting facts about Jefferson and Lincoln. Certificate of Authenticity.
Slide 3: Cool Circuits™
Cool Circuits™ is a Games™ magazine Puzzle of the Year. Kids complete a circuit by fitting eight fluorescent 3D pieces in the same configuration as one of 40 increasingly difficult puzzle cards. A musical lightshow celebrates each success. Plastic.
Slide 4: Smithsonian® Planetarium Projector
Smithsonian® Planetarium Projector
Emulate the Smithsonian’s Albert Einstein Planetarium experiences by projecting a rotating star pattern of the northern sky. 24 HD space images of planets, nebulae, moons, asteroids, astronaut, spacecraft and more create over 50 possible images. Auto shut-off electronic timer. This Smithsonian® Planetarium Projector requires 3 AA batteries (not included). Plastic, electronics, metals.
Slide 5: 300 Piece, 36 Dino Jigsaw Puzzle
300 Piece, 36 Dino Jigsaw Puzzle
This highly detailed 300-piece puzzle depicts 36 different dinosaurs. Unbreakable board pieces are printed with soy-based inks. Dino naming sheet included with this 300 Piece, 36 Dino Jigsaw Puzzle.