CIRC Immigrant Communities Welcome Event and Documentary Screening

Next Event: Sat, Oct 12, 2019, 11:00am02:00pm

The Commission on Immigrant Rights & Citizenship (CIRC) is hosting its second Immigrant Communities Welcome event on Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Lecture Hall and Community Room of the Main Library. The Welcome event will feature three films from the documentary series “New Immigrant & Refugee Visions” (NIRV), providing unique insider perspectives of these immigrants’ integration challenges and the contributions they make to our culture, economy and social fabric in Massachusetts. Following the film showings, the filmmakers and their subjects will engage with the audience about their experiences as immigrants and with immigration to the US. Following the films/discussion, foods from various cultural traditions will be shared. All are welcome.