Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May 2018

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month this May with DC Public Library

This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM), DC Public Libraries will host programs to honor the literary and cultural contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).

Events
Programs will include authors, dance performances and more. Check out a few of the highlights taking place around the District:

Visit DC Public Library's calendar for a complete list of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month programs, sortable by location and age group.

Online Resources
Your library has a wealth of online resources that can help enrich your understanding of the Asian-American and Pacific Islander experience and contributions. For example:

  • Stream documentaries on Kanopy, featuring AAPI actors, directors and producers.
  • Check out this online collection of books by AAPI authors on Overdrive.
Check out this list of suggested reads for more.