Created Equal: the Abolitionists
WHEN: Sunday, September 21, at 2 PM
WHERE: West Orange Public Library, 46 Mt. Pleasant Ave., West Orange
The Abolitionists vividly brings to life the struggles of the men and women who led the battle to end slavery. Join your community for a discussion on how civil rights history matters to us today in the third of our four part series.
Dr. Stephanie Steplight Johnson of Essex County College will introduce the film and moderate the discussion.
Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle is made possible through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of its Bridging Cultures initiative, in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. This event is locally sponsored by the West Orange African Heritage Organization.
WHEN: Wednesday, September 10, at 7 PM
Drop by and join the discussion on the creative process. Receive constructive feedback on your work. Presented in partnership with the West Orange Arts Council.
West Orange Writers Group
WHEN: Thursday, September 11, at 7 PM
Are you a writer interested in meeting other writers for gentle critiquing of one another's work? Join an open, informal forum for anyone interested in any kind of writing—fiction, nonfiction, children's poetry, etc. Bring a sample of your work.
WHEN: Saturday, September 13, 9:30-11:30 AM
Share your poems or work on a new one. Bring paper and pencil. Peg Vassallo leads this casual roundtable. Bring ten copies if you have a poem to share. Presented in partnership with the West Orange Arts Council.
WHEN: Sunday, September 14, 3-4:30 PM
Beginning in September, the Library will offer an ESL Class for West Orange residents. Classes will be held on Sunday afternoons at 3pm. The teacher is an accredited ESL Instructor with many years of experience.
Business Law for the Small Business Owner
WHEN: Thursday, September 18, at 7 PM
This free SCORE seminar will help the small business owner protect his or her business, know when to seek help from a legal professional, and understand the day to day legal issues.
Film & Dessert
WHEN: Friday, September 5, 2 PM
To Kill A Mockingbird
WHEN: Friday, September 19, 2 PM