This month we will be reading superhero stories on Thursday, February 27, at 10 a.m. Then come aboard the bookmobile for a superhero themed craft. The story time is free and open to the public in the play area near Macys. For more information call 336-703-2951. The address for Hanes Mall is 3320 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.
The 31st annual National African-American Read-In Chain to promote literacy and the reading of African American Literature will be on Sunday, February 14, at 2:30 at the Central Library. This event, facilitated by Dr. Elwanda D. Ingram, is sponsored by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English and the National Council of Teachers of English, in conjunction with the Forsyth County Public Library.
The library will once again partner with volunteers from Forsyth Free Tax and AARP to offer tax assistance at many locations throughout Forsyth County, including several libraries.
The Greater Vision Dance Company performs traditional African dances as well as a boot dance. Company founder and artistic director, Wayne Jones, will discuss the origins of African-American traditional step dance. Open to all ages.
The second annual African American Author Fair during Black History month will be on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 2:30 p.m. in the Central Library. Local triad authors will discuss their work with a book signing to follow.