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Junior Historians Summer Reading Club (Advanced)

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

  • 27 May 2020
  • Author: Elaine Evans
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Event date: 6/22/2020 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Export event

Join the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum staff this summer in a virtual (via Zoom) reading club as we discuss books about the world we share. Our hope is to provide relevant books that allow youth to engage with our staff and their peers around topics that are important to them. Our promise is a safe space where youth can think, discuss their ideas, challenge assumptions, and (hopefully) grow a little based on what we read. We also promise to remember it’s summer and keep it fun!

Our Advanced book selection for June is John Green’s, Turtles All the Way Down. To learn more about the book, please see the Common Sense Media review.

A Note to Parents and Caregivers -- Before registering your child for this event, please review the Summer Reading Club website for information related to book selections and discuss our expectations for participation with your child.

To register for this event, please visit the following link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMucOCqrTMrEtdco8VT5F2lUY8UwFvJ6NcY

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please save this email as it is your “ticket” (via the link unique to you) into the event.

More information can be found here. https://www2.illinois.gov/alplm/Pages/default.aspx

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