5th Anniversary Celebration with Author Javaka Steptoe

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Warrensville Heights - Large Meeting Room (North & South)

Audiences: Families, Children, All

Event Type: Author

Join us to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the new Warrensville Heights Branch!

http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Branches/Warrensville-Heights.aspx5:30 PM - 5th Anniversary Celebration
Participate in a live action painting workshop with the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning, enjoy free birthday cake & ice cream treats (while supplies last), and more!

7:00 PM - Meet Author Javaka Steptoebook cover and link
Javaka Steptoe is the author and illustrator of Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, winner of the 2017 Caldecott Medal and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award. This beautifully illustrated and heartfelt picture book biography of the 1980s cultural phenom topped countless Best Books of the Year lists including Kirkus and Publishers Weekly, and was also nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work for Children.

Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac's Backs - Books on Coventry.