PAINT ME A STORY: CELEBRATING CULTURE, READING & ART
The Richmond Public Library presents an exhibit of Latino children’s book illustration featuring the work of three award winning illustrators: John Parra, Lila Quintero Weaver and Joe Cepeda.
Join us for an opening reception at the Main Library:
Friday, May 3, 2013
Free and open to the public
In conjunction with the exhibit, mixed media artist and illustrator, Sarah Hand from the Visual Arts Center of Richmond will present two free youth art workshops in book making. Saturday May 4, 2–4 pm and Thursday, May 16, 3:30 – 4:30 pm at the Main Library. Call 804-646-7223 for details.
The exhibit and workshops honor El Día De los Niños/ El Día de los Libros (Children’s Day/Book Day) celebrated yearly on April 30. The exhibit will run through May 31 in the Children’s Department.
Funding for the exhibit provided by Friends of the Richmond Public Library.