Montgomery City-County Public Library Event Calendar

Date: 1/31/2019
Time: 1:30 PM -
Title: January Story Time
Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd Grade
Description: BOOK:  "Alabama My Home Sweet Home" by: Charles Ghigna

Synopsis:  The state of Alabama is celebrating 200 years in the nation! Bear cub guide, Camellia, is ready to help you discover what makes Alabama so special! Encounter the famous faces of Helen Keller, Rosa Parks, and Martin Luther King, Jr., just to name a few! Visit cities the represent Alabama with pride, like Huntsville and Dothan. And remember events in history that helped change our nation; such as the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II, Jesse Owens winning a gold medal, and Rosa Parks riding in the front of a bus. From the Native Americans in Moundville to the Alabama and Auburn rivalry, this book is packed full of people, places and events that made Alabama into the state it is today!

ACTIVITY:  The children will make a craft