Tuesday, January 16, 2007

BCALA-CT Participation in Peabody Museum's MLK Celebration 2007

“You’re here!” ,“I love this table” and “Where can I send a thank you?!” were just some of the grateful comments that the Ct. affiliate of BCALA received on a misty Monday in New Haven at the Peabody Museum. For 5 years, our chapter has participated in this multicultural, performance packed and enlightening event honoring Dr. King and his commitment to equality and justice. Read more

first picture: Immediate Past-president of BCALA National, Andrew P. Jackson (Sekou Molefi Baako), Executive Director of
the Langston Hughes Community Library and Cultural Center, Queens Borough Public Library
and BCALA-CT President, Celestia Simmons, Community Librarian, Hartford Public Library-Albany Branch. Second picture: The BCALA-CT Table filled with donated African American book titles at the Yale Peabody Museum Martin Luther King Day Celebration 2007.