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January 2018

Saint Paul NAACP Economic Committee: A ​Monthly ​Meeting, Chaired by William Moore

January 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
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The East Side Freedom Library invites you to "Saint Paul NAACP Economic Committee: A ​Monthly ​Meeting, Chaired by William Moore" on​ Wednesday, January 17 @ 6:30PM­-8:00PM. The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. Founded in 1913, the Saint Paul branch serves all individuals who may experience discrimination based on race, gender, religion,…

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Hmong Pioneers, Honoring the First Wave: A Documentary Film Screening

January 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
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Join us for a screening and discussion of the documentary film, "Hmong Pioneers: Honoring the First Wave." In 1975, at the tumultuous close of the Vietnam war, the Hmong people in Laos fled their homes, livelihoods, and culture and began to arrive in the U.S. as refugees. Since that time, St. Paul, Minnesota has become the largest home of Hmong Americans in the United States; Hmong Pioneers is their story. This event is co-sponsored by SPNN, ESFL, and Hmong Archives.…

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The Politics of the Pantry: A Book Talk with Author Emily Twarog

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
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The East Side Freedom Library invites you to The Politics of the Pantry: A Book Talk with Author Emily Twarog on Saturday, January 20, 1:00PM-3:00PM​. Join us for a discussion with author Emily Twarog about her new book, THE POLITICS OF THE PANTRY: HOUSEWIVES, FOOD, AND CONSUMER PROTEST IN TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICA. Emily teaches History and Labor Studies at the University of Illinois. Several local scholars and activists will share their responses to the book and then engage Emily and each…

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After the End of the World and the Black Feminist Book Mobile: A Talk with Alexis Pauline Gumbs

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
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The East Side Freedom Library invites you to After the End of the World and the Black Feminist Book Mobile: A Talk with Alexis Pauline Gumbs on Monday, January 22, 7:00PM-8:30PM​. Alexis Pauline Gumbs is the Winton Chair in the Liberal Arts for 2017-18 and 2018-19 at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She is a practicing poet, artist, educator, and scholar, and the first person to do archival research in the papers of Audre Lorde, June Jordan, and Lucille…

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East Side Pride Open Mic

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
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Have a talent you want to share? Do you have east side pride? Join our safe space for all ages and talents! Comedy, Poetry, Song, Dance, Music, and more! *Eat Food*    Share Talents*     Enjoy the Show* The East Side Pride Open Mic's mission is to: "create a safe space for cultivating artistic talents and supporting youth expression and development as they celebrate their community." Bring your family and friends! Tuesday, January 23, 2017, 6:00-8:00pm (and every Fourth Tuesday of the…

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