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First Friday
Posted Date: 11/22/2013

First Friday:
Eco-Buddhism and Mindfulness:
Building a Climate Justice Movement


Friday, December 6th
Main Reading Room - 7pm
Wine reception at 6:30pm for pre-registered guests.

For adults and high school students only. No one younger will be admitted.

*Registration will be open on November 15th, and is strongly recommended.

For climate change to become a national priority, a stronger connection must be made between global warming and people’s daily lives. Dr. Akom, green economy/climate change expert and award-winning educator, will discuss how social justice influences environmental issues and how we can achieve a sustainable, socially just, and spiritually fulfilling world.

Click here to register.

Call (415) 389-4292 x3 for more details.

This event is free and open to the public.

What are First Fridays?
Debuting in January 2011 in celebration of the Library's centennial year, the ongoing "First Fridays" series presents different narratives, ideas and presentations that an audience might otherwise not consider or experience. First Fridays are for adults and high school students.

The Venue:
The Library's Main Reading Room is transformed into a beautiful venue for First Friday events. Built in 1966, the Library is nestled among the redwoods in an award-winning building and reflects the diverse intellectual interests of the community.

The Experience:
Programs typically last 90 minutes (includes Q&A). First Fridays feature a wine reception before and after our program. Patrons enjoy the intimate atmosphere and ability to meet our presenters. Attendance ranges between 115 and 260 people per event.

Thank you to the Mill Valley Library Foundation and the Friends for their generous support of Library programs and services. Click here to support Library events.