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The Human Library

Event Type: Arts & Entertainment
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 3/24/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
 We've all heard, "Don't judge a book by its cover," but what if we applied that to people? Drop by to check out a "human book" who has faced adversity or prejudice through their life. Ask questions and gain understanding about someone different from you. Book titles and topics listed below:

"Asian-American Politician" with Mayor Ron Falconi- Life as a leader who is also a minority
"Living in Recovery" with Stefanie Robinson of Robby's Center- Learn about recovering from drug and alcohol addiction
"Growing up Transgender" with Aaron Demlow
"Thriving in a World Without Hope" with Kimberly Miller - Persevering through racial and gender prejudice
"Women in India" with Vaishali Gandhi- Challenges for women in Indian culture
"Alzheimer's Daughter" with Jean Lee- Having two parents with Alzheimer's
"Wounded Marine" with Bryan Carpenter- Recovering from injury and disability
"Amish to English" with Lisa Yoder- Leaving the Amish lifestyle behind
"I Look Beautiful" with Ashley Rienerth- Living without sight
"What's Faith Got to Do With It?" with Michael Readinger- From discrimination to religious acceptance.
Library: Medina Library    Map of Library Location
Location: Medina Community Room A+B