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Summer Reading: Kids Resist! Outdoors with Wee the People (O'Neill)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Saturday, August 13, 2022

O'Neill Branch
70 Rindge Ave.

Kids of all ages will explore social movements through games, hands-on projects, and making their own t-shirt! Presented by Wee the People.

This program will be held outdoors at the O'Neill Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors. 

Wear Your Resistance: Exploring Images of Protest

From the raised fist to the peace sign to the simple word "NO," symbols of protest have played a big role in protesting injustice and ushering in change. Learn about different images of resistance then choose one to make a t-shirt of your own.

Anatomy of a Protest

Competitive game challenging kids (individually or in teams) to match moments from famous social movements to poster board signs highlighting the six basic stages of social change.

Funding for Summer Reading has been generously provided by the City of Cambridge, Cambridge Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Cambridge Public Library, the East Cambridge Savings Bank and Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.