Every year, hundreds of celebrations of the African American Read-In take place across the country and around the world. These events feature the texts, talks, and discussions by and about African American authors and serve as a way to recognize and amplify their work.
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I Can Celebrate the 2nd Annual National African American Read-In
February 22, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
This event is our second annual celebration for the National African American Read-In. Join us for a Read-In with local authors, and teens to celebrate this annual celebration, and to discuss the disparities in representation in children’s literature. This event will be livestreamed on the library’s YouTube & Facebook pages. Children will enjoy the first half, that features a read aloud of the local authors books. Bring your teens for the second half panel that will feature local authors and teens.