Local Events Calendar

10 February 2017

Registration opens for Social Justice Reading Group for Children discussion, Exploring Racial Justice

Thursday, February 9, 2017
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Friday, February 10, 2017 (All day)

Community members are invited to join the East Lansing Public Library (ELPL), Michigan State University (MSU) and the Greater Lansing Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. for the second Social Justice Reading Group for Children discussion, Exploring Racial Justice, on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 10:30 a.m.-noon at ELPL, 950 Abbot Road.

Registration for the February event will open Feb. 10 at http://www.elpl.org/form/social-justice-reading-group-registration.

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Number the Stars (Group Show)

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
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Friday, February 10, 2017 - 10:00am

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Presents: Lois Lowry’s Number the Stars (Group Show)
Lois Lowry is probably most known for her youth books series – The Giver.

In this drama, adapted by Dr. Douglas W. Larche, and set in 1943 Denmark, Annemarie and Kristi Johansen face soldiers, interrogations, and danger as they try to help their friend Ellen escape across the ocean to safety in Sweden. Will their courage, ingenuity and acting skills eventually save the day?

MSU Panel Discussion: Religious Freedom in the Age of Trump

Monday, February 6, 2017
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Friday, February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

"This is a follow-up panel to the panel on race, religion, and immigration in January. The Department of Religious Studies,the Muslim Studies Program and the College of Arts and Letters are sponsoring this event. The panel will be on Friday, February 10th, from noon to 1:30pm in room 115 of the International Center.