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Akeelah and the Bee

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): Children (up to 12 yrs), All Ages
Date: 2/18/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 Riverfront Children's Department celebrates Black History Month 2017. Akeelah and the Bee (Rated PG; 112 minutes). Eleven year old Akeelah discovers she has a talent for spelling, which she hopes will take her to the National Spelling Bee, despite her mother's objections. Akeelah finds help from a mysterious teacher, and along with overwhelming support from her community, she might just have what it takes to make her dream come true.
Library: YONKERS PUBLIC LIBRARY - RIVERFRONT BRANCH
Location: Community Room A