Juneteenth Book Giveaway for Kids

- Available for pick-up on June 13 @ 11:0am. One (1) book per family.


Black activist Opal Lee had a vision of Juneteenth as a holiday for everyone. This true story celebrates Black joy and inspires children to see their dreams blossom. Growing up in Texas, Opal knew the history of Juneteenth, but she soon discovered that many Americans had never heard of the holiday. Join Opal on her historic journey to recognize and celebrate "freedom for all." 

Patrons who register for this book giveaway for children will receive one (1) copy of the book Opal Lee and What It Means to Be Free: The True Story of the Grandmother of Juneteenth as a part of our Juneteenth Celebration Week. This event is geared towards children. One (1) copy of this book will be given per family. Registration is required! For more information, contact Miss Nikki at (708) 748-3731 ext 31.

Registration for this event will open on May 30th.