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Seed & Root presents: the Mental Health Literacy Book Club

Seed & Root presents: the Mental Health Literacy Book Club

Date:
Saturday, January 13, 2024 Show more dates
Time:
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Main Library
Categories:
  Humanities  

Seed & Root: A Charitable Organization (Seed & Root) is partnering with Durham County Library Humanities to host its Mental Health Literacy Book Club to read, discuss, and be in community as part of Seed & Root's Mental Health Literacy campaign for 2024. We invite the community and participants to read selected books and join us to discuss the chosen books that highlight Black American culture and mental health. Together, we endeavor to use these books to increase knowledge and beliefs about mental disorders and mental health in Black American communities to aid their recognition, management, and prevention.

 

REGISTER AT SEEDANDROOT.ORG

Held at Durham County Main Library (Children's Programming Room)

3:30-5:30 PM

Ages 17+

 

LETTERS BOOKSHOP has graciously partnered with this book club and is offering 10% discount for book club book purchases at their store!

2024 READING LIST

1. January 13: 72 Hour Hold - Bebe Moore Campbell

2. March 9: I'm Telling the Truth But I'm Lying - Bassey Ikpi

3. May 11: Thicker Than Water - Kerry Washington

4. July 13: Heavy - Kiese Laymon

5. September 14: Willow Weep for Me - Meri Nana-Ama Danquah

6. November 9: Will - Will Smith


More dates coming up

Saturday, March 9, 2024
Saturday, May 11, 2024
Saturday, July 13, 2024

Event Organizer

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Celeste Holtzmann

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