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Beyond the Book: One Crazy Summer Gr 4-12

Date:
Sat Mar 04, 1:00 PM - Sat Apr 15, 3:00 PM
Location:
Holyoke Service Center Map
Category:
Girl Program
Level:
Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
Region:
Hampden County
 

It's 1968 and eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters have been sent to Oakland, California to visit their mother. They dream of going to Disneyland, but are instead sent to a summer camp run by the Black Panthers. They learn much about their family identity, personal responsibility and revolution. Registration includes a copy of the book One Crazy Summer and three meetings: March 4 and March 25 from 1:00-3:00pm at the Holyoke Service Center and April 15 from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Pan-African Historical Museum in Springfield, MA. Adults may be asked to chaperone the April 15 trip.