For Immediate Release: January 23, 2018
Media Contact: Katherine Jardine
(415) 557-4295; Katherine.Jardine@sfpl.org
Talking with Kids about Race
A progressive workshop for parents, caregivers and educators
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – This weekend, the Library continues the successful series of progressive programs that help parents, educators and caregivers talk to kids about race and power with an interactive workshop facilitated by Abundant Beginnings. Participants will be given tools to discuss race, racism, inequity and injustice, and will practice concrete and developmentally supportive conversation starters about how to create environments for kids that nurture racial justice.
Free childcare and translation services are available with advanced registration.
Sponsored by Abundant Beginnings, Our Family Coalition, SURJ SF – Showing Up for Racial Justice, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco Unified School District, SF Families Union, Teachers 4 Social Justice, San Francisco Human Rights Commission.
Talking with Kids about Race: Nurturing Justice – Saturday, Jan. 27, 2 p.m., Main Library, Koret Auditorium