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City Reads: Clayton Reads 2018

Read with your neighbors!

Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The Underground Railroad by Colson WhiteheadThe Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Join us for the 11th Clayton Reads, October 1 - November 8, 2018

Starting October 1
Pick up a free copy of the book at the Clayton Community Library, while supplies last. Read and pass it on to another reader or  to the Clayton Community Library.

The book is also available to borrow from the library. Formats include audio CD; Large Type, downloadable audio and e-books.


Underground Railroad: The William Still Story - a Documentary
Sunday, October 14, 2 p.m.

This movie tells the story of William Still. He was one of the black abolitionists who had everything at stake by helping fugitive slaves escape to Canada.

The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry - a Documentary
Sunday, November 4, 2 p.m.

The historical narratives and archival photos in this fascinating documentary reveal the real story of the heroic African american regiment dramatized in the movie Glory.

The Underground Railroad - Book Discussion
Monday, November 5, 7 p.m.

Join Clayton Library Book club members to share your thought about the book.

All Aboard! - Train Craft for Kids
Thursday, November 8, 4 p.m.

Put on your engineer's cap and create your own special train and tracks.

This program is generously sponsored by

Clayton Community Library Foundation