Friday, April 27 2012, 5:30pm
Come to a screening and discussion at OSU CineCulture-Oklahoma State University. Sabine Krayenbuehl, editor of My Reincarnation, will join after the screening for a Q&A via Skype. To find out more, email d.blum(at)okstate.edu.
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars
Sunday, April 29 2012, 1:00pm
The Malden Public Library brings you a free screening of Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars as part of the Malden Reads Soccer Extravaganza. Malden Reads invites the community to read the same book and participate in a series of events related to the book’s themes. The screening will take place at Salemwood School and explore themes related to refugees, immigrants, and community from the book Outcasts United, about a refugee soccer team. For more information, visit maldenreads.org.
Salt Lake City, UT
Sunday, April 29, 2012, 2:00pm
Check out a free screening at the Day-Riverside Branch Library as part of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day). This event is a celebration of children, families, and reading that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. In addition to the screening, there will be bookmaking crafts, a children’s international ballet performance, and storytelling/puppet shows. And don’t forget to get your free book! For more information, visit slcpl.lib.ut.us.
And for those of you near Georgetown, TX, don’t forget about StoryCorps, starting next Tuesday! Check out “Listening Is an Act of Love” at Georgetown Public Library This May.
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