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"Tomas and the Library Lady"

As the young son of migrant farm workers, Tomás spends the summer with his family following the crops north from Texas to Iowa, passing long days in the fields listening to his grandfather tell stories. When a chance encounter brings him to the local Carnegie Library, he meets the "Library Lady who recognizes his thirst for knowledge and encourages him to read. His delight in books is equaled by his pride in teaching Spanish to the Library Lady, trading knowledge and respect between generations and cultures.

When:

Oct. 25

Where:

The Grand 1894 Opera House GALVESTON, Texas

More Information:

Phone: 800-821-8194

Website: thegrand.com

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