14th Annual African American Read-In

Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

The 14th annual African American Read-In is coming up on Wednesday, February 14th, from noon to 1pm at The Mount Airy Museum of Regional History. This event is hosted by members of The Plaid Cloth Literary Society, and is FREE the public.

For those who want to participate, please select works written by an African American author. Participants must also be prepared to read a poem or an excerpt from from a book. The public is welcome to come listen!

"Since 1990, more than a million readers, nationally and internationally, have gathered annually to participate in the Read-In. It is endorsed by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English. The goal is to make the celebration of African American literacy a traditional part of Black History Month activities." - Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

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Feb. 14, 2024
noon - 1 p.m.