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Alice’s Ordinary People: Screening and Q& A with Director Craig Dudnik

Tuesday, March 10 at 6pm in the Kingsley Room

Join us for this informative and enlightening documentary about civil rights activist Alice Tregay and her remarkable story of ordinary people effecting change. From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s marches to the election of President Barack Obama, Alice Tregay has left a lasting impact on civil rights activism

Registration is required. Please call 203-262-0626 ext 130 to register.

St. Patrick’s Day Irish Dance Demonstration by the Ashurst Academy of Irish Dance

Saturday, March 7 at 12pm in the Kingsley Room

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day early with us! We’re thrilled to welcome back the Ashurst Academy of Irish Dance for their interactive program. Watch the talented professionals demonstrate their moves and learn a few steps.

This program is intended for children but all are welcome.

Registration is required. Please call 203-262-0626 ext 3 to register.

The Human Library is Coming to Southbury

Are you interested in participating as a Human Book?

What is the Human Library? The Human Library is a way for people to connect with individuals in their community that they might not normally engage with. Visitors will have an opportunity to “borrow” a Human Book and engage in conversation in a safe and structured environment. The Human Library promotes tolerance, celebrates differences differences and encourages understanding of people from a varied backgrounds.

What is a Human Book? A person with a story to share. 

Do you have a story to tell? Do you defy stereotypes? Do you have a unique experience that readers could benefit from learning about? 

Are you willing to tell your story? Human books will participate in repeated, one-on-one dialogue as readers “borrow” you to hear your story in a safe environment. You’ll be engaged in 15 minute conversations with a variety of individuals.

How to participate? Fill out the application

Or contact Heather Aronson: haronson@biblio.org or call 203-262-0626 x 112

 

 

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