We're thrilled to welcome Deborah Blumenthal, author of the new Fancy Party Gowns: The Story of Fashion Designer Anna Cole Lowe. Deborah Blumenthal is an award-winning journalist who now divides her time between writing children's books and adult novels. She has been a regular contributor to The New York Times (including four years as the Sunday New York Times Magazine beauty columnist), and a home design columnist for Long Island Newsday. Her health, fitness, beauty, travel, and feature stories have appeared widely in many other newspapers and national magazines including New York’s Daily News, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Woman's Day, Family Circle, Self, and Vogue. Blumenthal lives in New York City. Hosted by Yvonne Brooks. Ages 6 to 12. A fabulous Black History Month Event for kids and adults. Free.