Celebrate Día (Diversity in Action) de los ninos!
El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30th. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
April 29th at 4:15 p.m. Family Book Group
Discuss diverse picture books with your family, which will be provided by the Library. Stop into the Children's Library anytime before the program to borrow a bag of the three discussion books to take home and share with your family. Ages 5+. Discussion books are:
Deep in the Sahara by Kelly Cunnane
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena
Dancing in the Wings by Debbie Allen
April 30th at 4 p.m. Family Film: The Book of Life
The Book of Life (Rated PG, running time 95 minutes). Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Watch the trailer.