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Black History Month Read In

2019 FP Read In

Join Flynn Parks students in sending a big THANK YOU to community members who visited their school for the 2019 Black History Month Read In. They hosted a record-breaking 34 readers... two for each classroom... twice as many readers as in past years.

Thanks also to the event organizers Stacey Miller & Shari Nelson-Faulkner.

Additional reader photos:

Chelsea Addison
Chelsea Addison - University City Board Member & Author

Derrick Burns
Derrick Burns - Assistant Fire Chief of Operations - East St. Louis Fire Department

Lamar "Doc" Foster
Lamar "Doc" Foster - Truck Driver and Entrepreneur (Painter)

Imani Harris
Imani Harris - Director of Programs - Aim High

Jonathan LaGrone
Jonathan LaGrone - Mentor Coordinator - Presbyterian Children's Home and Services

Coach Kelvin Lee
Coach Kelvin Lee - University City Basket Coach

Demetria Lightfoot
Demetria Lightfoot - Director of Development & Community Engagement - Youth In Need

Shari Pittman
Shari Pittman - Faculty Affairs Coordinator - Washington University
Wilmetta Toliver-Diallo
Dr, Wilmetta Toliver-Diallo - Assistant Dean & Senior Lecturer - Washington University
Bernadette White
Dr. Bernadette White - Retired Educator & Consultant
Jarel Williams
Jarel Williams - Poet