Screening and Panel: The Right to Read

Thu, September 21 @ 7:00 pm 9:00 pm

The Right to Read shares the stories of an NAACP activist, a teacher and two American families who fight to provide our youngest generation with the most foundational indicator of life-long success: the ability to read.

A panel discussion will follow the screening with:

  • Jenny Mackenzie, Emmy-Award-winning documentary filmmaker
  • Tanisha Brandon-Felder, Shoreline School District Director of Equitable Leadership, Pedagogy and Family Engagement
  • Karen Kline, Teacher-Librarian in the Issaquah School District

Sponsored by Friends of the Renton and Skyway Libraries.

Registration not required.


Thu, September 21
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Skyway Library
(206) 772-5541
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1717 SE Maple Valley Hwy
Renton, WA 98057 United States
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