Tuesday, January 31, 2012

BLACK HISTORY ACTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY @ THE PRATT THIS WEEK

A Display of Heroes

A Display of Heroes

Who is your African-American hero and why? Find a book about that hero, and help create a display at the library.

Schedule: (click on the location to see map)

Suggested Audience: Kids: Six to Twelve

Food For the Soul

Food for the Soul

Do you make the best sweet potato pie? Want to share your recipe with someone else? Be a part of the Soul Food Recipe Exchange. Exchange one of your recipes for one of theirs.

Schedule: (click on the location to see map)

Suggested Audience: Adults, Seniors

photo from an Af-Am book cover - who is it?

Black History Trivia Contest

Hear a story and participate in our Black History trivia contest. There will be a new question every week. Everyone who tries to answer the question will receive a prize. Stop by the children's desk for more information.

Schedule: (click on the location to see map)

Suggested Audience: Kids: Six to Twelve

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Celebrate Jazz through Paint

Learn the basics of Japanese calligraphy painting with local visual artist Michelle Burkholder and paint to the rhythms of jazz. Painting supplies will be provided.

Schedule: (click on the location to see map)

Suggested Audience: Whole Family