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April 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
Drop in any time between 6-8 PM to play board games! Games and refreshments provided by the Library. Free and open to all ages!
April 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
April 23, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
April 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
April 23, 2019, 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
April 23, 2019, 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
April 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Large Meeting Room
April 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Computer Lab
April 23, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM @ Ambrose Reading Room - Upstairs
Celebrate National Poetry Month and come to a reading of poems by 10 members of our Helena community who will read a poem that has personal significance. This is always a wonderful evening with a reception to follow.
This year's readers are: Bonnie Bowler, Mayor Wilmot Collins, Helen Fandrich, Loren Graham, Captain Rob Lawler, Riley Meredith, Hannah Musckiewicz, City Commissioner Ed Noonan, Judge Jim Reynolds, and Jill Roberts.
April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019
Explore woke literature with Lewis & Clark Library!
During April, we invite you to read a title from a community created list of woke
literature (or choose your own) and submit a brief response. You’ll earn a book to keep and be entered into a drawing for a “Read Woke” t-shirt. Submit your responses at Lewis & Clark Library in Helena between April 1 and 30.
A Woke Book Must:
Challenge a social norm ? Give voice to the voiceless ? Provide information about a group that has been disenfranchised ? Seek to challenge the status quo ? Include a protagonist from an underrepresented or oppressed group
· Cicely Lewis, Creator of the “Read Woke” movement
Examples of "Woke" literature:
*All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
*Dear Martin by Nic Stone
*Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard
*The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
*I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez
This program is in partnership with the YWCA's Stand Against Racism Events and is open to all