Com­mu­nity ac­tivism pro­gram

The Progress-Index Weekend - - LOCAL -

NORTH CH­ESTER­FIELD — The Ch­ester­field County Pub­lic Li­brary will host Mak­ing Change Hap­pen, a pro­gram that will ex­plore com­mu­nity ac­tivism with lo­cal grass­roots or­ga­ni­za­tions, on Mon­day, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mead­ow­dale Li­brary, 4301 Mead­ow­dale Blvd. The pro­gram will in­clude group dis­cus­sions cen­tered around clips from the doc­u­men­tary “Alice’s Or­di­nary Peo­ple,” the story of Alice Tre­gay, a Chicagob­ased com­mu­nity ac­tivist. Dis­cus­sions will be led by lead­ers of lo­cal grass­roots or­ga­ni­za­tions and will fo­cus on how those groups were or­ga­nized and ways to be­come in­volved, at any level, with an or­ga­ni­za­tion. Visit li­brary.ch­ester­field.gov or call (804) 751-CCPL.

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