Ezra Jack Keats Family Festival at Brooklyn Public Library

April 25, 2012 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
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Brooklyn Public Library will host the Ezra Jack Keats Family Festival: A Snowy Day in May at the library’s main branch on Sunday, May 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. This event is named after Keats’ Caldecott Award-winning book The Snowy Day, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

Family-friendly activities will include balloon sculptures, face paintings, a presentation from the Brooklyn Youth Choir (1–2 p.m.), a reading of The Snow Day by Deborah Pope (2–3 p.m.), art workshops by artist Felix Plaza and illustrator Taeeun Yoo, a book signing by author/illustrator Melanie Hope Greenberg, and more.

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The events take place in Central Library Plaza, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn. In case of rain, activities will be held at the library’s Dweck Center.

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