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Richmond Free Library

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201 Bridge St
Richmond, 05477 United States

April 2019

Vermont Reads: Learning Nonviolence: Lunch Counter Sit-In

April 11
7:00 pm

This interactive theater presentation is from the National Museum of American History, where a piece of the actual lunch counter from the protest is on display. Read More »


Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

April 18
1:30 pm
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Dr. Jack Mayer tells the story of Irena Sendler, a holocaust hero who rescued 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto. Sendler’s story remained unknown after the war—until three Kansas teens uncovered a reference to her heroism 60 years later. Read More »


May 2019

Vermont Reads: Learning Nonviolence: Activism 101

May 7
7:00 pm

Participants will learn aspects of Kingian Nonviolence, build knowledge of successful nonviolent campaigns, explore how their own identities impact this work, and engage in role play. Designed to help unlock ways to work towards social justice and peace without perpetuating cycles of violence. Read More »

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