The Children’s African Book Awards is scheduled to host a free family festival which will be held at the National Museum of African Art, 950 Independence Ave., SE from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 4. There are various games and workshops planned that are family-friendly. Children will be given the opportunity to spin yarn, listen to stories from Ghana, Morocco, and the Ivory Coast. A panel of the recipients of the Children’s Africana Book Awards will also be available to sign their books. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. For registration and more information, visit

Children’s African Book Awards Family Festival