R.A.D.A. Inspired Workshop: Talking With Kids About Race in Current Events & Children's Media

Program Type:

Civic Engagement

Program Description

Event Details

How do we talk to the children in our lives about race, social justice and equity? In this discussion-based workshop series, adults will explore their own messages about race, and discuss strategies that engage children in meaningful dialogue. Workshops are facilitated by members of Denver Public Library's Read. Awareness. Dialogue. Action. (R.A.D.A.) book discussion group and are ideal for parents, caregivers and educators. This session will focus on current events and children's media. Drop in for a single event, or attend them all. A children's activity, ideal for ages 3-8, accompanies each workshop.

All Sessions:

Introduction
Saturday, September 14, 2-4 p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch

Systemic Racism
Saturday, October 26, 2-4 p.m.
Ford-Warren Branch

Current Events & Children's Media
Saturday, February 22, 2-4 p.m.
Sam Gary Branch Library

Microaggressions
Saturday, March 21, 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Park Hill Branch Library

Sign language interpreters and real-time captioning via CART are available upon request with notice of three business days to SignLanguageServices@denvergov.org or 720-913-8487. For other public accommodation requests or concerns related to a disability: DisabilityAccess@denvergov.org.

Automated voice-to-text captioning is available for all virtual programs. Need help getting set up?