Remembering, Honoring and Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Community, by Hilary Lord, January 18, 2021,

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Baptist minister and civil rights activist who was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968. He was 39 years old. Dr. King spent his lifetime exposing the unfair and cruel treatment … Continue reading “Remembering, Honoring and Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”

Upper Elementary Book Club – Fantasy and the Hero’s Journey

Community, by Hilary Lord, November 9, 2020,

For the month of November, the Upper Elementary Book Club voted on which genre to explore. And the winner is: fantasy and the hero’s journey! Each of the novels below offer nontraditional takes on traditional fantasy or fairy tale elements. Upper Elementary readers will follow characters through adventure and danger as they face their fears, … Continue reading “Upper Elementary Book Club – Fantasy and the Hero’s Journey”