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Community Within: Discovering African-American History in Rural Ohio

Many rural areas in Ohio are home to long-established black communities that often live invisibly alongside their neighboring white communities. Join guest speaker Professor Ric S. Sheffield of Kenyon College on a quest to reclaim the lost history of African-Americans in Knox County, Ohio.

Presented in partnership with BGSU Educators in Context and Community, Patrick Vrooman, Ph.D., Director

and Ohio Humanities.

1st Floor Meeting Room.

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Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Pizza and Pages Middle School Book Group: The Middle School Experience

All 6th-8th grade students are invited to the Bowling Green Middle School Media Center for pizza-flavored snacks and discussion of the following titles:

Posted by David John Anderson

Ungifted by Gordon Korman

The Friendship Experiment by Erin Teagan


Check out one or more in the Children's Place!

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Break It Make It with Home Depot

Join us in the Children’s Place Programming Room for this monthly hands-on program and partnership between the Children’s Place and Team Depot. Deconstruct, investigate, and tinker with various gadgets.

All tools and safety equipment will be provided. Recommended for youth ages 10 and up, or younger accompanied by an adult. Break-It & Make-It with Home Depot occurs monthly, along with other STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) programs and opportunities.

Event Type: 
Saturday, December 9, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm


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