Friday, June 4, 2021
“Good friendships are durable. They’re meant to survive the gaps and the growing pains.” —Julie Murphy, Dumplin’ Where would we be without our best friends? Our friends are such a huge part of our lives; we laugh with them, cry with them and show them sides of ourselves few others get to see. When...
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month, which is celebrated each year to honor the Stonewall Riots that occurred on June 28, 1969 in New York City. Across the globe, various events are held during this special month as a way of recognizing the impace LGBT...
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Want to learn about traditional clothing from around the world? Check out All Dressed Up Like Me, a series of programs geared for children and families. Each program focuses on a particular garment and our next event about crowned headwrappings will be presented by Latasha Waters on June 10 at 6:30...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
We fell in love with Willowdean Dickson’s confidence in Julie Murphy’s Dumplin’ and followed Millie Michalchuk and Callie Reyes’ rivalry turned friendship in Puddin’.  Now it’s time to read Murphy’s newest creation: Pumpkin. Pumpkin follows Waylon Russel Brewer, a fat, openly gay teen who can’t...