Community Gathering: Celebrating Culture/Unpacking Stereotypes - Arizona State MuseumSeptember 21, 2019
This free event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 21 includes talks, mini workshops, and dialogue circles around topics of race, identity, stereotypes, bias, reclaiming identity/symbols, healing/resilience, and celebrating culture. Topics and presentations are multicultural and reflect diverse identity groups. Highlights also include cultural performances, hands-on art activities, and games. Teachers can earn professional development hours for attending and receive resources for the classroom. AZPM will feature resources from PBS Kids about inclusivity and culture.
Love of Literacy Festival - Children's Museum TucsonSeptember 21, 2019
Come explore your love of reading, storytelling and all things books at this free community event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 21. Visit the AZPM table to meet Curious George, spin the PBS Kids prize wheel and participate in hands-on activities. Several exhibitors will have activities, materials to take home, and the event will feature performances by Stories that Soar and reading to dogs. Free museum admission all day.
"Not Broken" Screening & Panel Discussion - Gallagher TheaterOctober 10, 2019
Free screening of the AZPM original documentary "Not Broken" with panel discussion featuring participants in the film. "Not Broken" is a candid yet hopeful documentary about seven young people who have mental illnesses. Some are youth of color, some identify as LGBTQ, some have survived sexual abuse, poverty, bullying— and all are fighting to live their dreams despite their mental health challenges.