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The Public Film & Discussion: Elginís Help, Hope and Vision

Event Type: Lectures
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/16/2019
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Description:
 Join us at Elgin Marcus Cinema for a free film and discussion of The Public: What begins as an act of civil disobedience becomes a stand-off with police and library officials when a conscientious librarian turns the Cincinnati Public Library into an impromptu homeless shelter for one night during the most brutal cold snap in recent Cincinnati history.

Stay for a discussion to hear Elginís approach in serving housing insecure community members and understanding the difficulties faced by them every day. Ryan Dowd, Director of Hesed House and adviser to Emilio Esteves; Chief Ana Lalley and Joann Stingley of the Elgin Police Department; Sara Sabo, Deputy Director of Gail Borden Public Library; Sarah Ponitz, Executive Director of PADS of Elgin; Deb Dempsey of Kane County Regional Office of Education and others. Please register.
Library: In The Community
Other Information:
 Location: Elgin Marcus Cinema, 111 S. Randall Rd, Elgin
Status: Closed