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Watch with Pride, Read with Pride: LGBTQ+ Topics

September 23, 2019 —  The Greater Ozarks Pridefest is Oct. 12 in downtown Springfield. Here are two library events for teens age 13 and older and adults to enrich your learning about LGBTQ+ issues and literature.

  • Watch with Pride: LGBTQ+ Movie & Make-and-Take. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7-9 p.m. for teens age 13 and older and adults in the auditorium Prepare for Pridefest with crafting and a movie! Watch "Kinky Boots," rated PG-13, while crafting colorful bling and accessories to wear to the Greater Ozarks Pridefest on October 12 in downtown Springfield. Materials will be provided. Call 882-0714.
  • Read with Pride: LGBTQ+ Book Club. Thursday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m. for teens age 13 and older and adults in the Harrison Room Celebrate LGBT Pride with a discussion about "Picture Us in the Light" by Kelly Loy Gilbert. Call 882-0714.



Kathleen O'Dell
Community Relations Director
(417) 616-0564
Sarah Jane Rosendahl
(417) 616-0566

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