Celebrate The Blues At The Library

BATON ROUGE, La. (THE LOUISIANA WEEKEND) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Library’s 17th Annual One Book One Community initiative starts on Sunday, March 19, 2023 with a kickoff party from 4:00pm until 6:00pm at the Main Library at Goodwood. This year the book featured is The Blues The Authentic Narrative Of My Music And Culture by Chris Thomas King, a native of Baton Rouge.

The kickoff party will include local food, crafts, games, swag, and community engagement. There will also be live music by The Michael Foster Project. Chris Thomas King will also be in attendance to meet fans and sign copies of his book. Chris Thomas King is the son of the late Baton Rouge blues musician Tabby Thomas. This event is free and open to the public. To learn more about the One Book One Community initiative visit HERE