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CCPS African American Read-In
February 28, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The 7th Annual Carroll County African American Read-In will take place on Monday, February 28, 2022, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Carroll Arts Center, located at 91 West Main Street in Westminster, Maryland, with a snow date of Monday, March 7. All CCPS high schools, as well as students from Silver Oak Academy, will be participating.
The Read-In is sponsored by Carroll County Public Schools, Carroll County Public Library, the Carroll County Arts Council, and the Carroll County Branch of the NAACP. The event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required. The evening will open with jazz music from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. Readings and performances of African American literature will be presented from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.