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Project Ujima Book Discussion

Allow Me to Retort by Elie Mystal

2022-10-13 18:30:00 2022-10-13 19:30:00 America/New_York Project Ujima Book Discussion In his book "Allow Me to Retort," Elie Mystal from MSNBC uses his expertise and humor to explain how the Constitution applies to different groups in America. Maple Valley Branch Library - Zoom

Thursday, October 13
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-13 18:30:00 2022-10-13 19:30:00 America/New_York Project Ujima Book Discussion In his book "Allow Me to Retort," Elie Mystal from MSNBC uses his expertise and humor to explain how the Constitution applies to different groups in America. Maple Valley Branch Library - Zoom

In his book "Allow Me to Retort," Elie Mystal from MSNBC uses his expertise and humor to explain how the Constitution applies to different groups in America.

Register online, in person, or by phone at 330.864.5721.

Join the Maple Valley Library and Project Ujima for a thought-provoking book discussion on the book "Allow Me to Retort" by Elie Mystal.  

To join the discussion, login with the Zoom Meeting ID: 770 051 1898 at 6:30 pm.

For additional information, contact Tonya Wright, Maple Valley Branch Manager, at 330.643.4662 or email twright@akronlibrary.org.

Project Ujima is a grassroots community engagement organization that teaches and facilitates discussion circle processes that enable diverse citizens to come together, discuss issues of shared concern, develop relationships of trust, discover common ground, and go from talk to action.

This program will be presented on Zoom. A webcam and microphone may be necessary to participate fully in this interactive event. If you have one or neither of these, your participation may be limited.

"Allow Me to Retort: A Black Guy's Guide to the Constitution" by Elie Mystal.

"The Constitution [DVD]: Enduring Myths and Hidden Truths" by One Day University.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Virtual Program | Law & Legal | History | Education | Community Discussion |

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Maple Valley Branch Library

maplevalley@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.864.5721
Branch manager
Tonya Wright

Hours
Mon, Nov 28 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 29 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 30 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 01 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 02 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 03 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 04 Closed

About the branch

The Maple Valley Branch Library is a key component of a neighborhood that finds a welcoming community gathering place within its walls. Artwork features local artists Debra Calhoun, Melissa Daubert, and the late Miller Horns, and a plaque pays tribute to poet and Maple Valley childhood customer Rita Dove. Rich book, movie, and music collections celebrate, among other genres, the extensive contribution of African-Americans to the arts, literature. In addition, the library is a hub of activity that ranges from computers and computer classes, WiFi, printing, copying, scanning and faxing, to hundreds of programs for all ages on themes as diverse as local history, book discussions, crafting, storytelling, homework help, and more.

Local non-profit groups meet at the Maple Valley Branch Library frequently, and Library staff can be found participating in events at local schools and as participants in community organizations working toward neighborhood success. Maple Valley Branch Library is the one-stop spot for education, creativity, and entertainment to suit all interests.

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