Fade to Books: Barbershop Literacy Initiative

Discussing the cultural importance of barbershops within the Black and Latino communities, along with the creation and implementation of the Barbershop Literacy Initiative, which the NJ State Library has expressed interest in taking statewide.

Presenter(s): 

Tonya Garcia, Director, Long Branch Free Public Library; Schidell Born Riley, Long Branch Barber; Alex Aviles, Long Branch Barber; David Perez, Social Work Intern/Project Coordinator, Long Branch Free Public Library; Abby Daly, Bridge of Books Foundation

Event Time: 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:20pm

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