Month: May 2020

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WATCH: Trailblazing Women Celebration

Post · 5/28/20

Trailblazing Women Celebration: Gwendolyn Brooks For kids (Ages 7-13) June 4, 2020 We celebrated trailblazing women with a talk with Suzanne Slade (Author) and Cozbi Cabrera (Illustrator) about their book “Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks.” The conversation was moderator by PBS Chicago’s Tim Russell, VP of Community Engagement. Trailblazing Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) Read more…


WATCH: Drawn Together Discussion with Minh Lê and Dan Santat

Post · 5/15/20

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration For Kids (Ages 5-12) May 21, 2020  In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, PBS Books presented a live discussion with author Minh Lê and illustrator Dan Santat about their book Drawn Together in an interactive event. Drawn Together is the first collaboration Read more…


WATCH: WE Well-Being Playbook Panel Discussion

Post · 5/14/20

WE Well-Being Playbook & Panel Discussion Wednesday, May 20, 2020 In celebration of Mental Health Awareness Month, PBS Books presented an evening with Leysa Cerswell Kielburger about the WE Well-Being Playbook featuring a panel discussion and interactive event. The WE Well-being Playbook is a hands-on guide filled with everyday tools and actions to nurture your Read more…