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Virtual Film Discussion: "This Changes Everything"

Presented by National First Ladies' Library

2020-10-29 10:00:00 2020-10-29 11:00:00 America/New_York Virtual Film Discussion: "This Changes Everything" Borrow "This Changes Everything" on Hoopla, screen from the comfort of home then join a conversation inspired by the film with a group of pertinent locals including Bechdel Fest founder Brit Charek. Virtual/Online Events

Thursday, October 29
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2020-10-29 10:00:00 2020-10-29 11:00:00 America/New_York Virtual Film Discussion: "This Changes Everything" Borrow "This Changes Everything" on Hoopla, screen from the comfort of home then join a conversation inspired by the film with a group of pertinent locals including Bechdel Fest founder Brit Charek. Virtual/Online Events

Borrow "This Changes Everything" on Hoopla, screen from the comfort of home then join a conversation inspired by the film with a group of pertinent locals including Bechdel Fest founder Brit Charek.

Told first-hand by some of Hollywood's leading voices behind and in front of the camera, THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING is a feature-length documentary that uncovers what is beneath one of the most confounding dilemmas in the entertainment industry -- the under-representation and misrepresentation of women. It takes an incisive look at the history, empirical evidence, and systemic forces that foster gender discrimination and thus reinforce disparity in our culture. Most importantly, the film seeks pathways and solutions from within and outside the industry, and around the world.

View the documentary on Hoopla: http://bit.ly/FLLThisChangesEverything

Bechdel Fest founder and high school English teacher, Brit Charek is an advocate for all-things Akron, gender equality, thoughtful writing and shopping local. The Bechdel Film Fest features high quality curated films that pass the “Bechdel Test,” which brings attention to gender inequality in film and fiction.

Presented by National First Ladies' Library in partnership with Stark Library.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Movies | Business |

TAGS: | film discussion |

Virtual/Online Events

Phone: 330.452.0665

Branch manager

Hours
Mon, Oct 26 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Wed, Oct 28 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Oct 30 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Oct 31 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 01 Closed

About the branch

Upcoming events

Thu, Oct 29, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Lake Community Branch
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have... more
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have advocated for women's rights, including the right to vote. On display at the Lake Branch all week, during library hours.

Thu, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual/Online Events
Borrow "This Changes Everything" on Hoopla, screen from the comfort of home then join... more
Borrow "This Changes Everything" on Hoopla, screen from the comfort of home then join a conversation inspired by the film with a group of pertinent locals including Bechdel Fest founder Brit Charek.
Register

Thu, Oct 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
https://www.facebook.com/starklibrary
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and... more
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. This storytime is streaming online at: https://www.facebook.com/starklibrary.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual/Online Events
From the slightly creepy & nerve-tingling to the wonderfully weird, join author &... more
From the slightly creepy & nerve-tingling to the wonderfully weird, join author & storyteller Lyn Ford as she shares spooky stories. Appropriate for grades 4-7. Register to receive the Zoom link.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Oct 30, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Lake Community Branch
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have... more
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have advocated for women's rights, including the right to vote. On display at the Lake Branch all week, during library hours.

Sat, Oct 31, 9:00am - 9:30am
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Learn how to make fun and creative projects with the Cricut! Use heat transfer vinyl... more
Learn how to make fun and creative projects with the Cricut! Use heat transfer vinyl to customize your canvas shoes. Design your own decal or upload one of the many options available online.
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Sat, Oct 31, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Lake Community Branch
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have... more
Twelve standing panels tell the story of Ohio women through time, as they have advocated for women's rights, including the right to vote. On display at the Lake Branch all week, during library hours.

Mon, Nov 02, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/starklibrary
Experience the 3rd dimension in a whole new way with a 3D pen. In this video, learn... more
Experience the 3rd dimension in a whole new way with a 3D pen. In this video, learn how to use a 3D pen to create fun designs and projects.
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Tue, Nov 03, 8:30pm - 9:00pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Have fun practicing early literacy skills with everyday materials and activities! ... more
Have fun practicing early literacy skills with everyday materials and activities! Make new activities using old puzzles.
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Wed, Nov 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with Ms. Claire and Ms. Dayna. Read a good book together and get out some wiggles while you sing a song.
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Thu, Nov 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with Miss Julia. Read a good book together and get out some wiggles while you sing a song.
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Thu, Nov 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83920354641?pwd=QlR3SGNHaFhQZkI1ZWJraE0rSTI0UT09
In this class, learn how to check out eMagazines, download back issues for offline... more
In this class, learn how to check out eMagazines, download back issues for offline viewing, and how to receive notifications when a new issue of your favorite magazine comes out!

Sat, Nov 07, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Sat, Nov 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
https://www.facebook.com/starklibrary/
Enjoy crafting with technology as you discover the joy of creating gifts for others... more
Enjoy crafting with technology as you discover the joy of creating gifts for others while creating a fabric wreath/table topper. Skill level: Intermediate cutting and sewing skills.
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Sun, Nov 08, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.