African American Read-In + Family Day
Locality: Martinsville City
215 Starling Avenue
Martinsville, VA 24112
Sponsored by Carter Bank & Trust
Danville-based storyteller Fred Motley will perform at 11:30 am and 12:15 pm. A modern-day griot, Motley has traveled to festivals and other venues to teach African-American history, music and dance for over 30 years. His performances will include classic folktales, songs and stories from around the world. Community members will also read excerpts from books, stories and poems by their favorite African American authors.
Complimentary snacks will be provided. All ages are welcome.
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Wheel Chair Access
Saturday, February 23, 2019 (11:00 AM - 1:00 PM)