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POSTPONED DUE TO COVID: How to Be an Activist: Combating Censorship for High Schoolers

POSTPONED DUE TO COVID: How to Be an Activist: Combating Censorship for High Schoolers

Join our RPL Children's Librarians in a discussion of book challenges, bans, and censorship. We invite high schoolers to join us as we look at books that are currently being challenged across the United States. We will also prepare for any challenges students might face in their own schools or libraries. High schoolers will have a chance to work with middle and elementary school students and to share their prespectives. They can earn up to three service hours if they attend.  This event will be held in the Children's Program Room.

How to Be An Activist programs will continue throughout the year, and attendees of Combating Censorship will have the option to continue this section as different grade leveled book clubs.

Registration is required.

Face coverings are required for all individuals aged two years and above while indoors at the Reading Public Library except where an individual is unable to wear a face covering due to a medical condition or disability. Children under 2 are exempt from face covering requirements. Please follow the updated COVID-19 guidelines if you’ve tested positive, been in close contact, or are experiencing new symptoms.

Date:
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Audience:
  High Schoolers (Gr 9-12)  
Categories:
  Classes & Workshops  

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