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Gwen Cooper, Suzanne Kurth, & Linda Kinnamon - Chicken Soup for the Soul

Life Lessons from the Dog: 101 Tales of Family, Friendship & Fun, a Book Talk & Signing

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Life Lessons from the Dog: 101 Tales of Family, Friendship & Fun Cover Image
ISBN: 9781611599886
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chicken Soup for the Soul - April 9th, 2019

Tattered Tales Storytime: The Poky Little Puppy

Join Tattered Cover as we celebrate the 100th Annual Children’s Book Week with a special guest, the Poky Little Puppy! There will be stories, a puppy-themed craft, snacks, and the Poky Puppy himself. Don’t forget your camera!

Children's Book Week is the annual celebration of children’s books and reading. Established in 1919, it is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. 

Active Minds Lecture: Brazil

The early 2000s was a time of immense optimism and growth in Brazil under the leadership of Presidents Luiz Inácio da Silva and his successor Dilma Rousseff, both of the Brazilian Workers Party. Corruption scandals, however, led to the impeachment of Rousseff in 2016 and the imprisonment of Lula in 2018. In January 2019, Jair Bolsonaro became President of Brazil, marking a significant shift to the right in Brazilian politics.

Active Minds Lecture: China's Human Rights Struggle

Thirty years ago, China’s human rights issues were showcased to the world by the bloody crackdown on peaceful protesters in Tiananmen Square. Join Active Minds as we look at how modern China’s economic growth has often come at the expense of human rights. We will highlight the ways in which the Chinese has repressed political dissent, as well as ways in which ethnic minorities have been negatively impacted.