In yesterday's LIVE section, the wrong days were listed for free celebrity readings by actress Jada Pinkett and Dr. Benjamin Carson at the Walters Art Gallery, 600 N. Charles St. Dr. Carson will read to children at 2 p.m. Saturday. Ms. Pinkett will read at 2 p.m. Sunday. Call (410) 547-9000 for information.
The Sun regrets the error.
Two Baltimore celebrities in entertainment and medicine will be sharing their time this weekend with area children. Jada Pinkett, an actress who graduated from the Baltimore School of the Arts and starred in the film "Jason's Lyric," will read to children at 2 p.m. Saturday, and Dr. Benjamin Carson, a pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is scheduled to read at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Walters Art Gallery, 600 N. Charles St. The readings, which are part of the gallery's two-month calendar of activities in celebration of black history, will highlight books from the exhibition "Lasting Impressions: Illustrating African-American Children's Books."
G; Admission to the readings is free. Call (410) 547-9000. Listen to jazz and gospel music, view the latest fashions, enjoy dance performances and children's entertainment, and sample cultural foods at the the People's Expo this weekend at the Fifth Regiment Armory on Preston Street. The second annual African-American event will be presented by Radio One of Maryland Inc. Featured entertainers will include the Hawkins Family and the Howard Gospel Choir of Howard University, pictured.
The People's Expo will run from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $5. Call (410) 332-8200 or (410) 332-4600.