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|Thursday, December 10, 2015|
|6:15 p.m.||A Nation of immigrants [motion picture] / Thames Television.|
Children of older European-based immigrant families discuss the immigration experience with the children of new Puerto Rican, Black and Asian immigrants. The newer immigrant groups discuss the "melting pot" and the need to maintain ethnicity. The overall impact of mass immigration on the U.S. is reviewed. 2 film reels (58 min.) : sd. col. ; 16 mm. Seward Park Library, Community Room, Lower Level
|Seward Park Library, Community Room||Adults|
|Wednesday, March 30, 2016|
|6 p.m.||Book Discussion — The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant |
Join us for a discussion of The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Red Tent and Day After Night, comes an unforgettable novel about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century. Addie Baum is The Boston Girl, born in 1900 to immigrant parents who were unprepared for an…
|Mulberry Street Library||Adults|