Puerto Rican Heritage Cultural Ambassador Program Pioner@s Series: Pura Belpre: Storyteller



Pura Belpré, New York City’s first Puerto Rican librarian was an ambassador for the New York Public Library’s work with the Puerto Rican/Latino community. The innovative storyteller, folklorist and puppeteer used puppetry, arts and crafts as tools to teach children to read, write and express themselves and transformed a community. Film and discussion.

April 04, 2019 at 6pm - 8pm
Centro Library Room 120, Silberman School of Social Work, 119th Street and 3rd Avenue
Melinda Gonzalez · 212-772-4348
Basilio Serrano Cathy Cabrera-Figueroa elizabeth abraham Oliver Rios Kate Madigan Nereida Rodriguez Ave Maria Cross Zacarías Rivera Peter Ortiz K C Taylor Robert Espier Francisco Mercado Ana Perry Tess Tobin Tess Tobin Lucy Mercado Freddie Vazquez-Rodriguez Brenda Avilés Carla España Aisha Colón

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