Not Just Black and White: A White Mother's Story of Raising a Black Son in Multiracial America.
Anni Reinking’s new memoir, “Not Just Black and White,” is being featured among Publishers Weekly’s New and Notable Titles of African American Interest. She will be visiting the library on Friday, February 22 at 6 p.m.
Dr. Anni Krummel Reinking grew up in Burlington, Iowa and was a 2003 graduate of Burlington Community High School. In the years since graduating and moving away from Burlington she has traveled the world, become a mother and wife, and is currently an Assistant Professor in the ...
VITA Tax Assistance
On Saturdays from February 9 to March 2, Des Moines County Living Well and ISU Extension will offer Volunteer Income Tax Assistance at the library. This program is designed to offer free tax assistance for low-income individuals and families. VITA is by appointment only at )750-2028.
Wiggle Time is a music and movement class for toddlers and their caregivers. This program builds on the early literacy skills established in babygarten and focuses on the 5 building blocks of early literacy: read, write, sing, talk, play! Toddlers and their caregivers interact together through songs, rhymes, various forms of storytelling, and the use of props such as scarves, puppets, and musical instruments. Please register~