Royal Readers Program to Celebrate George Washington Carver's Innovations in Sustainable Agriculture

FALL RIVER, Mass. - BostonChron -- FALL RIVER, MA - The Bristol Black Collective is proud to announce the Royal Readers program  next event which will celebrate the innovative achievements of George Washington Carver, a pioneer in sustainable agriculture during the early 20th century. The event will take place on Monday, April 24th at 4 PM at the Fall River Public Library.

The Royal Readers program will provide an exciting and interactive learning experience. Guest speakers include representatives from the Fall River Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program, who will discuss the benefits of eating fresh, locally-grown produce, as well as a nutritionist who will share tips on how to make healthy food choices. Round the Bend Farm, South Dartmouth, MA, will also be in attendance to lead a discussion on planting and harvesting techniques, crop rotation, and the science behind soil quality.

"We are excited to host this event and provide children with the opportunity to learn about the history and innovation of sustainable agriculture," said a spokesperson for the Bristol Black Collective. "George Washington Carver was an influential figure who revolutionized farming with his innovative techniques and discoveries. Through his work, he demonstrated the importance of environmental stewardship and the power of science in shaping the world around us. We are thrilled to honor his legacy and inspire the next generation to continue his work."

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The Royal Readers program is a unique Reading Literacy and S.T.E.A.M program that is designed to celebrate culturally diverse figures and titles while also incorporating elements of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (S.T.E.A.M) education.

The program aims to connect literacy with S.T.E.A.M by incorporating hands-on activities, experiments, and projects that allow students to explore and deepen their understanding of the books they read. These activities and projects are designed to inspire creativity, critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and a love for learning.

The event is open to all and is free of charge. The Bristol Black Collective encourages all community members to attend and participate in this exciting and educational event.

For more information or to make a donation to support this or future events and programming, please visit the Bristol Black Collective at

Bristol Black Collective

Tia Castellano

Source: Bristol Black Collective
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