Book Bunch: Eliza’s Freedom Road (Gr. 4-8, virtual)

Event Type: Books and Authors
Age Group(s): Grades 4 - 5, Grades 5 - 6, Middle School (Grades 6 - 8)
Date: 5/25/2022
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 5:45 PM
 From April 1st through June 30th, the Harriet Tubman – Journey to Freedom sculpture by Wesley Wofford will be on display in Renaissance Plaza in downtown White Plains. In conjunction with this historic visit by the sculpture, the Library and many other community partners are organizing events related to Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad, and more, throughout April, May, and June.

Join librarians Ashley and Caroline for a book discussion and trivia game for 4th through 8th graders! We will be reading Eliza's Freedom Road: An Underground Railroad Diary by Jerdine Nolen. Author Jerdine Nolen will be joining us for a Q&A session after the discussion! We will provide a free copy of the book for the first ten individuals to register for the discussion. When the books are available, we will email to arrange pickup; please list an email address when registering.

You can place a hold on the print book with your library card using our catalog
here. If you prefer the eBook, you can find it on Libby here.

Location: Zoom Virtual Room 2 (meetings only)
Registration Ends: 5/23/2022 at 10:00 AM
Other Information:
 This is a virtual event using the Zoom Platform. Please register for the event here (be sure to include your email address) and the appropriate Zoom information will be sent to you in a timely manner. NOTE: To increase security in youth-focused programs, we are now requiring attendees to have a Zoom account to login to the event. Creating an account is easy and free
Ashley Bressingham
Contact Number: 914-422-6992
Presenter: A. Bressingham
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee must be between the grades of 4 and 8.

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