On Saturday, February 6, at 1 p.m., the Santa Monica Public Library presents Ina the Sunshine Storyteller in a free live event for children ages 3 to 10 and their families in celebration of Black History Month. The program, “Talking Drums,” engages children in interactive traditional folktales, rhythm and songs.

This virtual event can be accessed live via Facebook and at the following link: http://bit.ly/smpldrums No registration or download is required to access the event.

While the Library buildings remain closed to help prevent the spread of Covid-19 we are here to assist you. Contactless curbside pickup service is available. We encourage you to visit our Online Library and access the Library’s many digital services that are available 24/7. Questions? Call us at (310) 458-8600 or email reference@smgov.net. Staff are available Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and look forward to connecting with you.

Submitted by Ann Wilson