the african american read-in
The African American Read-In was established in 1990 by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English to make literacy a significant part of Black History Month. The National African American Read-In is the nation’s first and oldest event dedicated to diversity in literature. This year, cMoe will feature local African-American leaders who will read a children’s book on Thursday & Saturday of each week at 10 am. Come meet community leaders during storytime including local government officials, principals, social workers and more.
- Thursday, February 13 - Stephanie Terry, Executive Director of The Children’s Museum of Evansville
- Saturday, February 15 - Autumn Brown, Owner of Zumbini with Autumn
- Thursday, February 20 - Alex Burton, Evansville City Council President
- Saturday, February 22 - Toni Hamilton, Principal of Evans School
- Thursday, February 27 - Dr. Adrian M. Brooks Sr., Pastor Memorial Baptist Church
- Saturday, February 29 - Danisha McCall, MD, Neonatology from the The Women's Hospital.
Activities included with admission.