Children's Book World, 10580 1/2 Pico Blvd., is hosting an impressive lineup to honor MLK day. Call (310) 559 or visit
www.childrensbookworld.com for more info.
Sat., Jan. 14, 10:30 a.m., Ages 4 - 8
Uncle Ruthie and Tiana Marquez Celebrate
Martin Luther King Day
Uncle Ruthie is the award winning host of the wonderful family radio show, Halfway Down the Stairs, which airs on Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. on KPFK, 90.7 FM. You can listen to her on the radio and then come on down to Children's Book World to meet Uncle Ruthie and join the fun with her stories and songs! Her latest CD, The Jacaranda Tree: Songs for Children of All Ages, has been awarded a Parents' Choice Silver Honor.
Tiana Marquez performs a variety of songs often skillfully intermixed with her stories. From the pain and suffering of slavery to the heroism and triumphs of the Civil Rights struggle, her riveting performances are designed to be accessible and enjoyed by multicultural audiences of all ages.