In partnership with Community Mediation of St. Mary’s County, Community Mediation of Calvert County, St. Mary’s County NAACP, St. Mary’s College Center for Democracy, Historic Sotterley, Inc., Trinity Lutheran Church, and Williams, McClernan & Stack, LLC., the St. Mary’s County Library invites the community to join us for the Dismantling Racism series of events this fall.
13th Film Showing and Facilitated Discussion
In this thought-provoking documentary directed by Ava DuVernay, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.
Lexington Park Library, Sunday, October 21, 2 p.m.
Community Conversation: Sharing Our Stories about Race and Advantage in St. Mary’s County
Trinity Lutheran Church in Lexington Park, Sunday, November 4, 2 – 5 p.m.
Book Discussion of Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo
Kelsey Bush will lead the discussion of this Zora Neale Hurston book.
Leonardtown Library, Thursday, November 8, 6 -7:30 p.m.
Expungement Day: Second Chances
Williams, McClernan, & Stack LLC will be offering free legal help to those seeking expungement of criminal records. Registration recommended; contact the Lexington Park Library at 301-863-8188 x3 to register.
Lexington Park Library, Friday, November 9, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.