Shapes and bold color are a hallmark of African American artists, Romare Bearden (1911-1988) and Faith Ringgold (born 1930). Bearden’s collage and Ringgold’s fiber art illustrate many books for youth and adults found in our libraries.
Let the good times roll as we bring the culture and traditions of Louisiana to the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library for a special story time that begins a half-hour earlier.A masked parade (masks are provided), complete with throws, begins promptly at 10 a.m.Stay for the foot-stomping folktales, starting at 10:30 a.m., and take a special treat commemorating the fun.
For Martin Luther King Jr. Week, Bellevue Library Children's Room asked: Do you have a dream?Many of you responded in the affirmative! Yes, you have dreams - and they are as big as the sky and just as full of hope.