Press Release - Detail
For immediate release Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Roy L. Williams
Director of Public Relations
Birmingham Public Library
Work No.: (205) 226-3746
Cell No. : (205) 572-1359
a: 2100 Park Place, Birmingham, AL 35203

The Birmingham Public Library's popular monthly Read-In for Justice event will celebrate National Heritage Month on Saturday, Sept. 12.
The program will air virtually on the BPL Facebook page beginning at 10 a.m.

September’s program will celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed annually from September 15 to October 15.  “Read-In for Justice Through Our Eyes: Our Stories, Our Lives,” will use books to educate viewers about the many contributions made by Hispanic Americans as well as their influences to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. Some of the books will be read in Spanish for Latino viewers.

 Rachel Estes, outreach director at Canterbury United Methodist Church in Mountain Brook, is collaborating with BPL on the event.
The Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama (HICA) and Jefferson County Library Association are also partnering with BPL on this Read-In for Justice event

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