October 4, 2018

12th annual Legends and Legacies

Our annual Legends and Legacies award ceremony and reception pays tribute to local, regional, and national individuals who have shown a commitment to freedom through social justice, human rights, cultural democracy, artistic excellence, and service. Their actions have influenced and impacted their community, city, state, and beyond through philanthropy, commitment to community, policy development, service, leadership, preservation, creativity, and vision.

Join us Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 7 PM as we celebrate the Honorable Algenon L. Marbley, Alex Shumate, Esquire, and the Honorable R. Guy Cole, Jr.


On Tour with Kwame Alexander


Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander recently embarked on a month-long tour in celebration of the release of Rebound, prequel to his 2014 novel-in-verse, The Crossover. Alexander traveled to bookstores and libraries across the country aboard a bus featuring artwork from the new book cover. The author also visited schools and surprised students and teachers by picking them up […]