Live to Read: 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

To Kill a MockingbirdLive to Read, D.C.'s citywide celebration of literature, presented by the Humanities Council of Washington, D.C., will take place this year from May 12 through May 24.

The 2012 selection is Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird. The Humanities Council will hold the kick-off event at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in the auditorium on Tuesday, May 15 at 12:30 p.m. Please join us in revitalizing the role of reading in our community.

The DC Public Library is a proud supporter of Live to Read. Read more at for a list of events or check out a copy of the book from your local library.

We look forward to your participation. Check out our interactive reading guide celebrating 50 years of To Kill a Mockingbird.