One Book, One Oak Park: Panel Discussion

One Book, One Oak Park: Panel Discussion

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Continue the conversation about race, class, and democracy that the selection for One Book, One Oak Park, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, inspired. Returning to the original panel from the discussion during One Book, One Oak Park are author, George Bailey, journalist, teacher, and filmmaker, Stan West, and principal and co-founder of the Village Leadership Academy, Nakisha Hobbs. 

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
One Book, One Oak Park - Bring Your Own Baby (BYOB) Book Discussion: "Between the World and Me"

One Book, One Oak Park - Bring Your Own Baby (BYOB) Book Discussion: "Between the World and Me"

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am

For caregivers with young children. Toys and books will be provided for babies and toddlers while grown-ups participate in a library-led book discussion about Between the World and Me, a National Book Award-winning title, in which Ta-Nehisi Coates takes on American history and ideals to explore the most intimate concerns of a father for his son. He offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation's history and current crises.

Location: 
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
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