Join us on July 17, 2021 from 1-4 PM for a community-wide celebration of kids, books, and Book Harvest’s 10th birthday! DETAILS HERE
Schedule of Events
1:00 PM – Event opens
1:30 PM – Performance by the Bouncing Bulldogs
2:00 PM – Special presentation featuring a performance by Pierce & Stella Freelon and a reading from The Word Collector by North Carolina’s Poet Laureate, Jaki Shelton Green.
2:30 PM – Community dance class taught by Hayti Heritage Center’s African Dance Instructors (all are welcome!)
4:00 PM – Event closes
The Poetry Fox
The Durham County Library Tech Mobile
Wool E. Bull
The Scrap Exchange
The Durham Co-op
ZimZoom Photo Booth
Live Artist: Norah Watts
Chalk Art by The Creative Types
Weaver Street Market
Durham County Fire Department
An outdoor community party filled with activities, books, information, and special birthday treats!
Will there be books?
YES. Every child will receive a bag of culturally inclusive, age-appropriate books to take home and keep forever. There will also be a very special edition of The Word Collector by Peter H. Reynolds given to attendees! Check out our exclusive interview with the author.
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