All children 8 years old and under are invited to join their parents for a story-time style event on Saturday, February 21st or Saturday February 28th from 11am – 1pm at AfriWarBooks70S. 1st Ave. Suite 503 in Maywood, IL.

Therwill be light refreshmentand giveaways. 

Cost is $8 per adult. Children are FREE (limichildreper adult). Registration required. Click here for details.

Be a part of a nationwide activity that brings all people together to promote literacy, and celebrate African American writers during Black History Month. 

Follow the event using hashtag: #africanamericanreadin

For morinformation about thNational African American Read-in go to

Have questions
Contact Kamil bphone 708.612. 1290, or by email

Event is sponsored by AfriWarBooks and AKB Events.

AKB Events is a full service event planning company based in Oak Park. We provide services for busy individuals with party, event, & wedding planning needs. Our mission is to create memorable events, from fundraisers or corporate workshops, to weddings, Girls’ Weekend Getways or parties.  Whether your event is small, big, or partially planned, we provide personalized packages and a la carte services to fit your needs. 

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