Storyteller and Illustrator Wil Clay
Wil Clays illustrations have won many honors including the Coretta
Scott King Honor Book Award for his illustrations in Little Eight John.
Other books this artist illustrated include Tailypo, Auntee Edna,
213 Valentines, Themba, The Real McCoy, The House
in the Sky, I Am Rosa Parks, as well as his being one of the
illustrators in the I Have A Dream book of Martin Luther King Jr.s
speech by that name. Mr. Clay will be telling some of the African American
folktales he has illustrated and doing on-site drawing. Books will be
available for sale and autographing.
These programs are free and open to the public.
Monday November 17
East Lake Branch Library 4:00 p.m.
Springville Road Branch Library 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday November 18
Birmingham Public Library Central 10:30 a.m.
North Avondale Branch Library 4:00 p.m.
Avondale Branch Library 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday November 19
Powderly Branch Library 10:00 a.m.
Birmingham Public Library Central Brown Bag Lunch Program - 12:00 p.m.
Smithfield Branch Library 1:30 p.m.
Slossfield Branch Library 4:00 p.m.
Thursday November 20
North Birmingham Branch Library 10:00 a.m.
West End Branch Library - 3:15 p.m.
Pratt City Branch Library 4:30 p.m.
Friday November 21
Five Points West Branch Library 9:00 a.m. Breakfast (registration
required), 10:00 a.m.
Inglenook Branch Library 1:30 p.m.
Southside Branch Library 4:00 p.m.
Call the Central Library for additional information at 205-226-3655.