Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton
EDUCATION | CULTURE | COMMUNITY | HARMONY
NEW: CCAH Reading Corner
In partnership with the Milton Public Library, we are hosting monthly book readings virtually that feature Black authors. The program is geared towards children 5-10 years of age, but all are welcome! Registration required. Zoom links will be sent prior to the events.
Sean Mauricette on Saturday, March 20 from 1:30-2:00 pm. For more information, click here.
Kayla Alexander on Saturday, April 10 from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm.
Ekiuwa Aire on Saturday, May 29 from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm. Register HERE.
Ekiuwa Aire is a bestselling, award winning author at Our Ancestories, a publishing company focused on creating children’s books that provide a more positive narrative on African History. Her debut book - Idia of the Benin Kingdom, has been recognized by the Children’s Africana Book Awards as one of the Best Books for Young Children for 2021. This book has also been recognized by four other awards.
Do you know of a Black author that writes for children that you would like to have participate? If so, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know.
From Clef Notes to Canvas
An interactive and facilitated art session that takes emotion felt from songs to fuel creation on canvas. It's where creativity, music and awareness meet. Painting experience is not required. Session facilitated by Omar ‘Oms’ Hopkinson, a member of Arts Milton Board of Directors.
View previous sessions for adults and teenagers.