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Hands-On History: Visual Art

Book cover of Radiant Child by Javaka Steptoe, with a Black boy in the center surrounded by a stylized collage including a Puerto Rican flag, blocks reading JMB, and a map of Brooklyn.

Commemorate Black History Month with the Coolidge Corner Library! Read Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by Javaka Steptoe, learn about Black visual artists, and make your own Basquiet-style self portrait. For ages 2-6. No registration required.

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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

10:30 am - 11:00 am


Coolidge Corner - Meeting Room
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline, MA 02446


The Coolidge Corner is located on the ground floor of the Coolidge Corner Library. There are three methods of access: (1) Use the main entrance, which is equipped with a ramp and door openers, followed by the lift in the far east corner of the ground floor. (2) Follow the outdoor ramp around the north side of the building to the ground floor entrance, which is equipped with a door opener, followed by three stairs from the hallway into the room, or (3) follow the outdoor ramp around the north side of the building to the back entrance, which is equipped with a door opener. This venue is equipped with assistive listening transmitters and devices, available upon request.

Need aids or accommodations? Email our administration team or give us a call at 617-730-2360 for more information.

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