Honor Dr. King with Books and Music

On this important national holiday, spend time learning about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his legacy of fighting hate with love. Hear stories and sing songs that keep Dr. King's memory alive in the hearts and minds of young children. Story time begins at 10:30 a.m. at Bank Street Book Store with featured guest educator and musician Betsy Blachley. On this special morning, Betsy will combine music and movement so children experience the feeling of marching alongside Dr. King.

Event date: 
Monday, January 18, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Event address: 
2780 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781423106357
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Jump at the Sun - June 20th, 2011

Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr. (Scholastic Bookshelf) Cover Image
By Jean Marzollo, J. Pinkney (Illustrator), J. Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780439782241
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - January 1st, 2006

My Dream of Martin Luther King Cover Image
By Faith Ringgold, Faith Ringgold (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780517885772
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dragonfly Books - December 7th, 1998

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Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America (Coretta Scott King Award - Author Winner Title(s)) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781423142577
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 23rd, 2012

28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World Cover Image
By Charles R. Smith, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781596438200
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 13th, 2015

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