Library to host ‘Dia’ event

    On Tuesday, April 12, the Beardstown Houston Memorial Library will join libraries across the country in celebrating El Dia de los Ninos, also known as Dia. Dia is a multicultural celebration of children, families, and reading, and emphasizes the importance of advocating literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
    The library will showcase a variety of multicultural programs and services for children and family from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, including an interactive timeline on African American history, multi-cultural crafts and story times in French, Spanish and English. Refreshments will also be served.
    For more information, like Beardstown Houston Memorial Library on Facebook or call Trisha Scott at 323-4204.

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