Equity & Diversity Book Club - This event has already occurred

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Upcoming Dates:

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Age Category:

Adults

Event Details:

In Partnership with Halton Equity & Diversity Roundtable and Oakville Public Library. 

To register visit:

https://attend.opl.on.ca/event/4764930

Join the Halton Equity & Diversity Roundtable, to discuss a diverse collection of books and encourage thought-provoking conversations.

This new bookclub, in partnership with the Halton Equity and Diversity Roundtable (HEDR) and Oakville Public Library (OPL) invites members of the community to engage in exploring diverse titles that dig deeper into equity, diversity and inclusion. 

HEDR is a community wide initiative and collaborative of organizations, institutions, groups, businesses, and individual community members that is committed to building systemic inclusion and equity in Halton. 

The learning outcomes of the bookclub are:

1. Foster social inclusion and connection
2. Uphold and commit to our value of inclusion
3. Build awareness in our community of systemic oppression

Title Schedule:

January: The Skin We’re In by Desmond Cole

February: Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga

March: We Have Always Been Here by Samra Habib.

Books will be available at Halton Hills Public Library, on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Using Zoom

This book club will be held virtually over Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to registered participants prior to the sessions.

Cancellations

·        If you cannot make a session, please cancel your spot or email oplprograms@oakville.ca

·        OPL reserves the right to cancel this program in advance due to low registration.

·        This program will be considered cancelled if zero (0) attendees arrive within the first fifteen (15) minutes of the stated program time.

 

Contact

Brandi Gillett
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