Marley Dias Gets It Done @ ULC

In this accessible guide with an introduction by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay, Marley Dias explores activism, social justice, volunteerism, equity and inclusion, and using social media for good. Drawing from her experience, Marley shows kids how they can galvanize their strengths to make positive changes in their communities, while getting support from parents, teachers, and friends to turn dreams into reality. Focusing on the importance of literacy and diversity, Marley offers suggestions on book selection, and delivers hands-on strategies for becoming a lifelong reader.

Call The Book Stall at 847-446-8880 to make reservations. Dress code at the Union League Club is business casual, no denim please.

Event date: 

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 11:30am

Event address: 

The Union League Club
65 W Jackson Blvd
Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338136890
Availability: On Our Shelves to call before coming in to pick up.
Published: Scholastic Press - January 30th, 2018

Marley Dias, the powerhouse girl-wonder who started the #1000blackgirlbooks campaign, speaks to kids about her passion for making our world a better place, and how to make their dreams come true