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Homeschool Storytime

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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Price: Free

Ocean County Library:
Toms River Branch

101 Washington St.
Toms River, NJ 08753

Ocean County Library

Event Description

Prepare for a homeschool program honoring Black History Month, including stories about Jackie Robinson along with a fun baseball themed craft.

​​As the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball, Robinson paved the way for integration in professional sports and became an iconic figure in American sports history.

Beyond his career on the field, he was a civil rights activist and strived to inspire the generations that came after him. 

This event is intended for ages 4 to 8, accompanied by a caregiver. 

Registration is required and please register each child individually.

NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.

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