Michelle Melendez, Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion Reads on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel

Lavender Libros is a Children’s Book Reading Program by local government and community members.

May 19, 2021

City Council President Cynthia D. Borrego initiated the Lavender Libros book reading project to demonstrate care and outreach to New Mexico’s children. Government administrators and community leaders alike read a children’s book available on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel.

Today, Michelle Melendez, Director of the City of Albuquerque’s Office of Equity and Inclusion, reads A is for Activist by Innosanto Nagara. 

The reading broadcasts will occur every Wednesday until the State Health Order is lifted on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel.

Special readings will continue throughout the year. Every Wednesday provides this at home opportunity to learn and lead with Lavender Libros.