Join the Library Foundation of Los Angeles,
Members of the Young Literati, and Young Literati Chair Ginnifer Goodwin for an evening of literature, music, and comedy celebrating the Los Angeles Public Library!
Funds raised from the 14th Annual Toast will directly support Lifelong Learning programs and services at the Los Angeles Public Library, which include Adult Literacy Services, Tech2Go, Cybernauts, Career Online High School, and Full STEAM Ahead.
This event will feature:
Live DJ sets by Novena Carmel, co-host of KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic
A Drag Queen Storytime performance by Pickle
Musical storytelling performed by Lavender Diamond
Readings by author Jade Chang and writer/ producer Rasheed Newson
A music performance by The Buttertones
Young Literati Chair Ginnifer Goodwin
City Librarian John Szabo
Library Foundation of Los Angeles President Stacy Lieberman
and more to be announced!
All guests will enjoy cocktails and passed appetizers, photo opportunities and more. VIP ticket holders are invited to attend our after-party upstairs at Bardot.
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Join us to make a difference in the lives of Angelenos. Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 14th Annual Toast! Click here to view the sponsorship packet.
Young Literati Annual Chair
Honorary Hosts for the 14th Annual Toast
Mark Duplass and Katie Aselton
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon
Many Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors
Michael and Dana Jones
Brendon Cassidy & Brooke Rowland
Susan S. & Kenneth L. Wallach Foundation
The Mesdag Family Foundation
Lawyers’ Mutual Insurance Company
Flora L. Thornton Foundation
Nicole Neeman Brady
Jennifer Schuur Herbert
Laura A. Seigle
Patricia B. Kao & Dr. Richard Benoit
Ela & Nikhil Jhaveri
Laura P. Rosenwald