Each year during the month of February, schools, churches, libraries, bookstores, community and professional organizations and interested citizens of all races and ethnic backgrounds are urged to make literacy a significant part of Black History Month by hosting an African-American Read-In. Everyone is invited to the Library to enjoy and/or participate in several FREE programs to celebrate this annual event! To find out more about the national program, visit www.ncte.org, and then select the ‘Get Involved’ tab. Registration is required for all. To register, call the Library branch location where the event is taking place.
Here’s the program schedule:
- •3-5 p.m. Sunday, February 16, Eden Park Branch
- •2-5 p.m. Wednesday, February 19, Bluebonnet Regional Branch
- •3 p.m. Saturday, February 22, Scotlandville Branch
- •4:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 26, Carver Branch