I AM JAZZ Community Book Reading & Discussion to be held at West Boulevard Library Branch May 18

The critically acclaimed book, I Am Jazz — a children’s picture book by transgender teen and HRC Foundation Youth Ambassador Jazz Jennings and co-author, Jessica Herthel — was written to help people of all ages gain an understanding of transgender youth. 

On May 18, from 4 to 5 p.m., the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s West Boulevard Library location (2157 West Boulevard, Charlotte, NC) will host a reading of I Am Jazz. Following the reading, members of Time Out Youth, Equality NC, and PFLAG Charlotte will facilitate a discussion. The event is open to all ages. Learn more about the event. The event is presented by Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Time Out Youth, Equality NC, PFLAG Charlotte, and HRC Charlotte.

This event is part of the 2nd Annual National I Am Jazz School and Community Readings taking place May 18, 2017.


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