The 25th anniversary of the Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA) is scheduled to be located at St. Francis Hall, 1340 Quincy Street NE on Nov. 3 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. These awards are given annually to the authors and illustrators of children and young adult books pertinent to Africa offered in the United States. The reward encourages the accurate use and portrayal of Africa through literature. There are seven recipients of the award this year, and past winners will also be in attendance. For tickets and more information, visit