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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebratory Read-Aloud

January 15

Modeled on the National African American Read-In, a groundbreaking effort encouraging communities to read African American stories and authors together, the East Baton Rouge Parish Libraries present a Celebratory Read Aloud in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Honoring Dr. King’s passion for literacy, readers of all ages are invited to choose from a selection of books and poems (or to bring their own) to read aloud from. The events are scheduled at local branches as follows:

January 15, 10:30 am: Baker Branch, Carver Branch, Central Branch, Eden Park Branch, Fairwood Branch, Pride-Chaneyville Branch

January 15, 3 pm: Delmont Gardens Branch, Scotlandville Branch, Zachary Branch

January 16, 3 pm: Main Library at Goodwood, Bluebonnet Regional Branch, Greenwell Springs Road Regional Branch, Jones Creek Regional Branch.


7711 Goodwood Boulevard
Baton Rouge


January 15