Carole Boston Weatherford is a best-selling poet and children's author. Birmingham, 1963 is her fictionalized account of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church bombing from the perspective of a 10-year-old girl. The book also offers tributes to the four young girls who died in the tragedy. Wednesday, February 27, noon.
If you can't attend the Brown Bag Program, Weatherford will also be visiting other Birmingham Public Libraries in February.
Feed your body and mind at BPL's Brown Bag Programs. You bring the lunch and we'll bring the drinks. Wednesdays at noon in the Arrington Auditorium located on the 3rd floor of the Linn-Hinley Research Library, 2100 Park Place.