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Date:
October 24, 2020
Time:
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Time Details:
Get your copy by placing a hold in the library catalog, or call 707-822-5954 with your library card in hand. You can pick up your hold, once notified that it's ready, during curbside delivery hours. The October 22 online meeting is a zoom discussion, so ask for the zoom invitation by calling Arcata Library at 707-822-5954.
Location:
Online zoom program
Address:
Eureka, CA 95501
Contact:
707-822-5954
Cost:
Free, thanks to Friends of Arcata Library Betty Price and Holly Quinn for copies of the book.
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10:00 AM, Read Aloud Together with the History Family Book Group, 'Loretta Little Looks Back' (Zoom)

Saturday, October 24, 2020

This is a generational virtual reading group for parents and children ages 9-12 to learn more about the world and build an oral knowledge of vocabulary. Families read and bond through books with historical themes focusing on equity, racism, and family. October's title is 'Loretta Little Looks Back, Three Voices Go Tell It', by Andrea Pinkney. This story offers parents an eloquent platform to talk to children about racism. Reading together models enthusiasm for the act of reading and underscores how reading is a cherished communal activity. Reading aloud together lets younger family members hear content that they understand, but whose text is too complex for them to read independently.

Loretta Little Looks Back
Three Voices Go Tell It
Loretta Little Looks Back, by Andrea Davis Pinkney
The History Family Book Group is a reading group for
parents and their children ages 9-12

Learn more about the world, speak words old and new, and explore historical moments.