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Read with Glo! A Free Story Time with Glory Edim

Free

No RSVP required

Saturday, 10:30 am November 9, 2019

Join Glory Edim, founder of Well-Read Black Girl, for a monthly story time for little ones. All ages welcome, but books are chosen for 3-to-8-year-olds.

  • September 14Party: A Mystery by Jamaica Kincaid; illustrated by Ricardo Cortés
  • October 12Fresh Princess by Denene Millner; illustrated by Gladys Jose
  • November 9My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero; illustrated by Zeke Pena
  • December 14 – All The Ways To Be Smart by Davina Bell; illustrated by Allison Colpoys

Read about each selection below!

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  • Guest Photo - Glory Edim

    Glory Edim

    Glory Edim

    Glory Edim is an enthusiastic reader and the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a nationwide book club and online community that celebrates the uniqueness of Black literature and sisterhood. In fall 2017, she organized the first-ever Well-Read Black Girl Literary Festival – an annual festival multi-generational event that celebrates diverse voices and promotes cultural equity.  She received the 2017 Innovator’s Award from the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes for her work as a literacy advocate. Her first anthology, Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves, was published by Random House in 2018. She loves reading to children and lives in Brooklyn, New York.