Join us in celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month by exploring some of these reading lists, book displays, and programs here in the library in May 2023!
Check out our Asian Pacific American Heritage Month list in our Recommended Reads section of our website for some great fiction and nonfiction titles celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander authors, culture, and history.
Overdrive/Libby Recommended Reads:
Browse and check out Asian Pacific American related eBook and eAudiobook titles in our Overdrive collection.
Book Displays in the Library:
While you're in the library, be sure to browse our Asian Pacific American Heritage Month book displays on both the upper & lower levels with reading suggestions for all age levels!
ART WORKSHOP: Painting Birds in Cherry Blossoms
Sunday, May 21 at 1 pm | Registration Required
Award-winning professional artist and owner and CEO of Soft Brush Studio, Darlene Kaplan has been captivating art lovers worldwide for over 40 years with her energetic Oriental Brush Paintings using Chinese watercolors. She'll share her basic techniques. Beginners are welcome!
The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum are paying tribute this month to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success. Go to www.asianpacificheritage.gov to learn about exhibits, concerts, and events (many online) celebrating Asian Pacific American heritage!