First Black Heritage Book Fest Set For Black History Month

Posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015 by: Megan Davis | Category: Education

On Saturday, February 21, the creators and founders of Toledo's Natural Hair Expo will bring to Toledo it's first ever Black Heritage Book Fest!

The FREE AND PUBLIC event will be hosted in the Wynston E Dixon Hall of Braden United Methodist Church, located at 4725 Dorr St. in Toledo, Ohio.

The Black Heritage Book Fest is an event celebrating African American Culture in literature, art and music. This one-­of-­a-­kind event will help to promote literature, reading, writing and library usage within the African American community.

Vendors are welcome to purchase a $30 Vending table via the website or contacting the event coordinators. Space is limited.

The Book Fest will feature workshops presented by authors, artists and entrepreneurs from around the Midwest.

Featured guests include Terreece Clarke of Life Slice Media, Poet and Activist T. Miller, Comic Book Publisher Victor Dandridge, and Author Philana Boles.

This years sponsors include, The Kitchen Salon, Life Slice Media, Vantage Inhouse Publishing and others.

For further details please contact our event coordinators William (Imani) Davis and Megan Yasu Davis at 419.810.0465 or visit

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Organization Address: Toledo, OH, 43615