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Protect Your Freedom to Read

When:
Saturday, March 9, 2024, 1:30 PM until 3:30 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada) (UTC-08:00)
Where:
Finley Community Center in the Cypress Room.
2060 West College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA   954
Additional Info:
Category:
Partner agency events
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only

Free Event

 

AAUW Santa Rosa Public Policy Presents:

 

PROTECT YOUR FREEDOM TO READ

 

JOIN US ON SATURDAY MARCH 9   1:30 – 3:30

Finley Community Center, Santa Rosa, Cypress Room

 

 

“Something will be offensive to someone in every book,

so you’ve got to fight” Judy Blume

 

 

Panelists Deborah Doyle, Sonoma County Library Commission and Leona Judson, League of Women Voters will discuss:

 

  • Why Does It Matter: Intellectual Freedom and Access to Materials
  • Giving All A Voice: Minorities, Teens, and LGBQT
  • Protecting Librarians and Teachers
  • Review of pending legislation to protect against book banning
  • The importance of School Board elections in maintaining diverse, inclusive and historically accurate curriculum and fighting against book bans

 

 

Door Prizes

Banned Book Display

Refreshments

 

Contact Taryn Young for more information: tarynhikes@att.net