The public is invited to celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month at the Lincoln City Libraries "Read-In" from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 at Bennett Martin Library, 136 S. 14th St. At the Read-In, community members will share selections from the rich literary history of the Asian and Pacific Islands.
Lincoln City Libraries is part of a national initiative paying tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success. Other participating organizations include the Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and the United Sates Holocaust Memorial Museum.
The Lincoln City Libraries Read-In is co-hosted by Lincoln City Libraries and the Asian Community and Cultural Center. More information on Lincoln City Libraries is available at lincolnlibraries.org. More information about Asian Pacific Heritage Month is available at http://asianpacificheritage.gov.