Delegates to the American Library Association take a tour of Labor and the California African-American Freedom Trail led by John William Templeton. His three columns in April and May in The Hill after participating the Urban Librarians Unite conference helped sway Congressional sentiment towards the eventual restoration of funding for the Institute for Museum and Library Science. His newest book Our10Plan: State of Black Business will be featured during the Hampton Ministers Conference June 4-9 at Hampton University. LASoul Shuttle begins daily service in Los Angeles on June 19 during the A.M.E. Council of Bishops conference. Practice 31 Ways 31 Days by shopping for great books, events and tours on californiablackhistory.com. For the 25th anniversary of Our Roots Run Deep: the Black Experience in California, Vols. 1-4, the 6,000 site California African-American Freedom Trail is being presented to the American Historical Association Aug. 3-5. Be part of the documentation by joining two scientific mapping expeditions June 19-26 from San Francisco and July 23-29 from Los Angeles for seven days each. Visits to five casinos are part of each excursion. Who said history isn't fun?