Meet Thomas Armstrong and listen as he describes his experiences as a Freedom Rider. Thomas Armstrong is a veteran of the early 1960s Civil Rights Movement in his native Mississippi. He was at the forefront of early protests led by black Southerners for voting rights and later became an influential activist in the Freedom Riders movement. His book, Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil Rights, will be available for sale and signing.
Identifying, researching, and ultimately selecting a college can be overwhelming for both students and parents. Get expert help with College Find & Seekâs Sarah Hoisington, an independent educational consultant, who will share must have tips and conversation starters to help families navigate this exciting but challenging time.
Pick up the components of college planning information especially critical to the search, application, and admission process for students with LD & ADD with College Find & Seekâs Sarah Hoisington, an independent educational consultant. Come away with essential tips to help students make educated decisions about colleges that are best for them and their individual needs.
Join the Glen Ellyn Public Library as we partner with Glenbard Township High School District 87 for the Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families. Visit glenbardgps.org for more details about this series.
Join the discussion of Good Girls Donât Get Fat by Robyn Silverman at the library. Good Girls Donât Get Fat explores the effect of the nationâs obsession with weight on vulnerable teenage girls and explores ways that parents and others can help combat these harmful effects.
Robyn Silverman appears at the Glenbard South Auditorium on Thursday, May 7 at 7:00 PM as part of this series.