Several special programs will be held at various locations in the Fall of 2018, tied in to the themes and subjects of the Top Three Finalists. Programs have been finalized and are listed on this page — keep watching this web site for potential updates. Or follow us on the One Book One Lincoln Facebook page, Twitter, the One Book – One Lincoln e-mail list or the One Book One Lincoln Blog for the latest updates about special programming and discussion opportunities.
Understanding Cross-Cultural and Cross-Racial Adoptions
Sunday, September 16th, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Bennett Martin Public Library
136 S. 14th St.
Learn about the adoption process and special counseling given to prospective parents in cross-cultural and cross-racial adoptions. Catherine Howard, MSW, CSW, is an adoption social worker with experience assisting families with cross-cultural and cross-racial adoptions.
History of the Osage Nation
Sunday, September 23rd, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Gere Branch Library
2400 S. 56th St.
Kilan Jacobs from the Osage Nation Historic Preservation Office discusses the history and culture of the Osage Nation.
Offering Hope and Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence
Sunday, September 30th, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Walt Branch Library
6701 S. 14th St.
Learn more about how to support victims of sexual assault and the community resources available. Presenter Morgan B. is an advocate at Voices of Hope, Lincoln’s resource for crisis intervention services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and related forms of abuse.
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