Black History StoryWalk: 'Molly, By Golly! The Legend of Molly Williams? - White Plains Public Library



Date: 02/17/13 through 03/17/13
Hours: During library hours
Ages: YE,TW
Price: Free
Address:
100 Martine Ave. - 914-422-1476
White Plains, NY 10601
whiteplainslibrary.org

Description: Along this StoryWalk, kids in grades 1-6 and their families will learn about Molly Williams, an African American cook for NYC's Fire Company 11 in 1818, who is thought to be America's first female firefighter. The StoryWalk is based on the book entitled, ?Molly, by Golly! The Legend of Molly Williams, America's First Female Firefighter," written by Dianne Ochiltree and illustrated by Kathleen Kemly. The StoryWalk opens Sunday, February 17 at 1pm, and continues through Sunday, March 17.