Taste of Soul Sunday: Play


Become a Reading Activist

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Children’s Area | Level 2

Promote reading in your community. Put your own slogan on a sign. Craft materials, including large craft sicks, will be available.


What Does Your Name Mean? Paint Party

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Storytime Room | Level 2

Teens in grades 7-12 can design and paint a creative work showing the world what your name means to you! Your design will be displayed in our instant gallery after it is completed and shared with the world via social media. We will have an airbrush machine set up, stencils, and washable paint for you to create and design your own name expression.


One Crazy Poetry Reading

3:00 pm
Children’s Area | Level 2

Participate in this poetry reading by bringing a poem you have written or a favorite one written by a poet of your choice. We will also have poems by Nikki Giovanni, Langston Hughes, and other poets that are mentioned in the 2015 One Book, One City for Kids selection One Crazy Summer or who influenced the author when she was writing the book.