Community Invited to 6th Annual Read Across Madisonville

April 20, 2022

What: Families and children of all ages are invited to attend the 6th annual Read Across Madisonville, celebrating early literacy and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). The event will host special guest authors including Latoya Turner, Chiquita Hughes and third- and fourth-graders from John P. Parker. Ms. Turner will read her book, "Brown Hands, Black Schools HBCUs," which teaches children about HBCUs. Students will then present what they learned about HBCUs and the book they wrote last summer! The event will feature HBCU activities, raffles, giveaways, a light dinner and a special appearance by Cincinnati Vice Mayor Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney.

When:  5 p.m. Thursday, April 21

Where: Arstville, 5021 Whetsel Ave., Cincinnati, Oh 45227

Note: Registration is required. Please register on Eventbrite, here.