Everyone has a story. What's yours?
Overcoming prejudice and stereotypes one story at a time
Saturday, April 28th, 9 a.m. - noon,
at the Vermillion Public Library.
The Human Library™ is a multicultural dialogue event designed to engage participants in one-to-one conversations to bring greater understanding and awareness to issues that we find in society today. This dialogue framework began in Copenhagen in 2000 (http://humanlibrary.org) and offers patrons the opportunity to "check out" a human book -- a person with a story to share about stereotypes/prejudices they have overcome. Once a human book is checked out the patron has the chance to listen, ask, and learn from the experiences of others.
The Human Library is an opportunity:
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