The Right to Read shares the stories of an NAACP activist, a teacher, and two American families who fight to provide our youngest generation with the most foundational indicator of life-long success: the ability to read.  Directed by Jenny Mackenzie with Executive Producer, LeVar Burton.  More about the film.

Film screening followed by a panel discussion on the film with Peggy Price, M.Ed., F/OGA and Dr. Laurie Quinn of the Stern Center for Language and Learning and others.

This event will be held at the VTIFF Screening Room, Main Street Landing, 60 Lake Street, Ground Floor. 

Seating is limited, please register here.

May 18, 2024 - 4:00pm - 6:30pm

The Library will be closed on Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day.