Banned Books Read-Out: Scandal! Sex! Intrigue!
September 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Did you know that The Grapes of Wrath, Animal Farm and Harry Potter were all banned books? The Barrett Branch in partnership with the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association is hosting a Banned Books Read-Out at the Athenaeum to celebrate the freedom to read. Join Library Director Rose Dawson and others who will read from banned books. The public is invited to read 3–5 minute selections from banned or challenged books. To learn more about which books have been banned go to the American Library Association website.

Please email to reserve a spot to read or just come to listen! Free.