Thursday, September 28, 2017

You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Read Banned Books

Start Date: 9/28/2017 2:00 PM AST
End Date: 9/28/2017 4:00 PM AST

Venue Name: Carroll County Public Library Headquarters

Location:
1100 Green Valley Road
New Windsor, MD  United States21776

Organization Name: Intellectual Freedom Panel/Teen Interest Group

Contact:
Naomi Keppler
Email: nkeppler@carr.org
Phone: (410) 861-7932

During this program, a panel of experts will discuss the joys and challenges of supporting teens' right to read freely. Learn why books in school and public library collections are often challenged, how to talk to those concerned about materials, how to encourage teens to defend their right to read, and why it's important for teens to have access to a diversity of ideas and viewpoints.  The panel will include a local public library and school librarian, a YA author, and a local teen.
Location: Carroll County Public Library Headquarters
MLA Member: $25. Non-member: $38. MLA Student: $20.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 9/21/2017 11:45 PM

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