Bringing the multicultural, creative spirit of Ezra Jack Keats
into children's lives and literature
January 2016

Dear Friends,

It’s a new year (we hope a happy and healthy one!) and a time to celebrate!

January is Snowy Day Month, and we’re linking you up with a myriad of items under the rubric Snowy Day Celebrations.”

Plus, it's the first month of our year-long celebration of Ezra’s 100th birthday! We’re rolling out some special features to start it off. Read all about them, below!

And in addition to all that, there is a multitude of Keats-related Mini-Grant programs being planned. We look forward to setting many of them in motion! 

The Keats Birthday Kit

A unique collection of fun facts, photos and great ideas for making Ezra's 100th birthday a blast!

Read more

Celebrations Calendar

A growing schedule of events we’re calling 100 Days of Ezra will soon be online. Share your celebration with us and we’ll add it to the calendar! 


Stay tuned to our web and social media sites for all of our breaking news. Here’s to a great and memorable year for all of us!


Sincerely,