River Forest Reads!Mar 6th, 2014 | By bdierks | Category: Welcome
We hope you’ve been enjoying our first River Forest Reads book The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson.
Our community reading program will conclude with 2 programs in March:
3/16 at 2pm- Southern Cooking Demonstration and 3/26 at 7 pm- Concluding book discussion
It’s not too late to join us! Stop by the library to pick up your copy or request it online.
And visit some of these links for more information on the book, Isabel Wilkerson and The Great Migration.
“The Lives Gained by Fleeing Jim Crow” by Janet Maslin- New York Times
“The Warmth of Our Sun” by Ken Trainor- Wednesday Journal
In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience- The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture