Black History Month Story Time
On February 26, 2022, Lil' Miss Story Hour will host their opening community story time event of the 2022 season. We will celebrate Black History Month by honoring and elevating Black history, culture, and heritage through stories,art forms, crafts, special guest artists, and picture books! Explorations include but are not limited to writing, illustrations, mathematics, music, and social experiences.
Book selections will include "Life Doesn't Frighten Me," by Maya Angelou; "Young, Gifted, and Black: Meet 52 Black Heroes from Past & Present," by Jamia Wilson; "I Got the Rhythm," by Connie Schofield-Morrison; and "It All Started in Africa," by Suzanne Bowman Williams.
Our special guests will be photographer and activist, Rachel-Cubi-Riley; DJ and life coach, DJ ChloeBeeBlessed; hip hop dance instructor and choreographer, Ron Jules (the Future of Hip Hop); and vocalist and musician, Alpha the Musical.
Mark your calendars and bring the kiddos! This event would not be possible without the support of the following businesses, organizations, and community members: Belinda Ball-Delfin, The Branford Family, Charles VanLandingham, Kaya McCluskey, Erin Bergquist, Julie Deans, Lisa Simmons and Family, Nancy Habacker, Nicole Frazier, Nithin Coca, Pikes Peak Little Free Pantry, The Ramsey Family, Christine Borst Creative Studio, Recover Simply, Saturday Side Hustle, Kapow Comics and Coffee, Big Bang Jewelry, Wana Wari Seattle, Colorado Blackpackers, Restorative Healing, Bonbon Bombardier, Ladyfingers Letterpress, Bingo Burger, Elevation Wheel Company, The Garden, and Miss Vanessa's Piano Studio.
This event WILL NOT be aired virtually.
HEALTH AND SAFETY
Masks will be required for all attendees regardless of vaccination status.
Reservations are required for this event.
Donations are strongly encouraged! Donations can be made when you RSVP above, as well as on-site, the day of the event.
Attendees may also donate via any of the following platforms:
For more information about this event, please visit www.lilmissstoryhour.com, email Vanessa Little at email@example.com, or message Vanessa Little at @lilmissstoryhour on Instagram.
Meadows Park Community Center (View)
1943 South El Paso Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|
Event will be held in the gymnasium which is ADA accessible. Enrance to the building is accessible via ramp and all restrooms are located on the main level.