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Friday, January 12th - MLK Holiday Weekend Book Giveaway!
Ashé Power House Theater
1731 Baronne Street, New Orleans, LA 70113
12:00pm to 2:00pm
The Loving Festival's BLENDED BOOKS CLUB has planned a special book giveaway in conjunction with the 5th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. - César Chávez Commemorative Luncheon. We're providing free books about King and Chávez to youth members of "Her Voice, Her Story, Her Future" and luncheon attendees (while they last). Featured Books:
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? by Bonnie Bader
Who Was César Chávez? by Dana Meachen Rau
Admission to the King - Chávez Commemorative Luncheon is $25. Guest speakers include Ashleigh Gardere and Lucas Diaz. Hosted by Ashé Cultural Arts Center. Look Here for more information or call (504) 569-9070.
The New Orleans Blended Books Club "BBC" is a Loving Festival outreach initiative that promotes literacy and provides New Orleans youth with greater access to diverse books about people of color, the multiracial experience, love and important social justice issues. The BBC also coordinates writing competitions, readings and book signing events, and publishes children's books by local writers. We welcome your SUPPORT and in-kind donations of new and gently used books. Look Here for our book WISH LIST. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Her Voice. Her Story. Her Future. is a program of self discovery. In a culture of evolution, young ladies mature through rituals, mentorship, community engagement and artistic expression. HVHSHF is rooted in building power, expanding imagination and promoting strong decision- making. Her Voice. Her Story. Her Future. emphasizes the power of ancestral connection and provides the opportunity to explore ancestral histories. In a relaxed and welcoming environment, ladies will build sisterhood, problem solve and embrace new experiences. For more information contact email@example.com.
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