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Upcoming Events

JUN
24

DEADLINE
5th Annual Book Summary Lottery

 "When I look back, I am so impressed again with the life-giving power of literature.  If I were a young person today, trying to gain a sense of myself in the world, I would do that again by reading, just as I did when I was young."  ~Maya Angelou


Calling all 6th - 12th grade readers!  It is time for AAYLC’s 5th Annual Book Summary Lottery. Walk, run, skate, or ride your bike to the nearest library—or ELibrary. Grab (or download) a novel written by an African American author. Read it from cover to cover, and then submit a book summary to a panel of judges who are eager to read your thoughts on the novel of your choice.


Your book summary could be worth a $100 Amazon gift card! All submissions will be entered into a drawing. Eight students will have an opportunity to win.  Summaries are due Friday, June 24th.  To access the book summary link, please click here

JUL
25 - 29

AAYLC's Leadership Institute (SAVE THE DATE)

Attention 9th - 12th grade students!  You are invited to participate in the AAYLC's Leadership Institute. This intensive multi-day program is designed to build and enhance your leadership skills. Each student will also have an opportunity to identify their core values through a leadership strengths assessment.  Come and see what It means to be a part of a positive change.  More information to come.

8:30AM - 12:00PM