A Black History Month Presentation at the Thousand Oaks Library. Michael D. McCarty’s stories inform, educate, inspire, and amuse. Michael has traveled to many countries including: South Africa, Zimbabwe, India, China, Jamaica, and his travels have reaped a harvest of tales that testify to the unity within the diversity of the human spirit. Saturday, February 18, 2017. Grant R. Brimhall Library 11:00am - 11:45am AND Newbury Park Library 2:00pm - 2:45pm.