This week, September 24th – 28th, the McNairy Library is celebrating Banned Book Week, an annual celebration of the Freedom to Read. All week banned books will be on display by the first floor circulation desk and there will be rotating banned book facts and statistics on the library monitors.
Here is the week’s schedule:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 10-2pm Button Making – Make your own buttons to support the freedom to read (Lobby). Photo booth – Take a selfie and enter to win a gift card.
Tuesday: 12:05-1:10pm Panel Discussion – Join us for a faculty panel discussion on banned books and censorship (Room 104).
For more information about the event at the McNairy Library, contact Dr. Stephanie Pennucci.
Check out the Banned Books Week website to get involved with the national event.