Program Type:Arts & Crafts, Book Club, Storytime
Age Group:Kids , Babies/Pre-K , Elementary School
Join us for special program just for preschool and early elementary families! You’ll receive a FREE copy of that month’s picture book along with a simple night sky themed craft kit to complete together after reading.
This month we will read Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o
"A New York Times bestseller!
Featured in its own episode in the Netflix original show Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices!
Recipient of a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award
Recipient of an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Literary Work
Sulwe has skin the color of midnight. She is darker than everyone in her family. She is darker than anyone in her school. Sulwe just wants to be beautiful and bright, like her mother and sister. Then a magical journey in the night sky opens her eyes and changes everything.
In this stunning debut picture book, Academy Award–winning actress Lupita Nyong’o creates a whimsical and heartwarming story to inspire children to see their own unique beauty."
Books and craft kits will be available while supplies last, so please sign up as soon as you can!
Please register only once per family.
Kits will be available to pick up at your library branch starting on February 20 registered kits not picked up by February 27 will be offered to patrons on the wait list.