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Second Annual Lower Ninth Ward Street Library Book Parade

Sat, May 10, 2014
12:00pm - 3:00pm

Second Annual 

Lower Ninth Ward 

Street Library Book Parade


Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Noon to 3 p.m.


Children’s books will be distributed to all along the route. To have your children receive books, just be anywhere on the route between 12:30 and 3 pm.

Children wishing to march in the parade MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT and dressed as their favorite story character. For more information contact Miss Laurence at 917.549.6273


Assembles: Guerrilla Garden. 624 Charbonnet 12 Noon. Leaves 12:30 p.m.

First Stop: House of Dance and Feathers. 1317 Tupelo

Second Stop: New Orleans Public Library, MLK Branch. 1611 Caffin

Third Stop: Galvez Goodies. 2036 Caffin

Fourth Stop: Free Mission Baptist Church. 1921 Egania

Ends: Lower Ninth Ward Street Library. 5445 Douglass


Dedicated to the memory of Teral “Rasta” Butler, flag boy of the Indian nation Lower Ninth Ward Red Hawk Hunters. One Love.



This parade was made possible through the help, generosity, participation, inspiration and kindness of spirit of the following:

The Lower 9th Ward CSED

Books to Kids

Backyard Gardeners Network

House of Dance and Feathers


New Orleans Public Library

Mr. Burnell Cotlon

Free Mission Baptist Church

Global Green

Fatoush Restaurant


The Hot 8 Brass Band


New Orleans Fire Department

The Dinerral Shavers Educational Fund

Mardis Gras Zone

Crystal Shelton Photography

Mr. Eugene Harding

Mr. Marcus Bronson

All the wonderful friends and musicians who supported the fundraisers.

And as always, Ms. Ann Marie Coviello.


Start: Guerrilla Garden
624 Charbonnet
New Orleans, LA 70117
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