Summer Reading: Kids Resist! Outdoors with Wee the People (O'Neill)

By Cambridge Public Library

Kids of all ages will explore social movements through games, hands-on projects, and making their own t-shirt!

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Saturday, August 13 2pm – 3:30pm

Ages: 5 to 11.

Contact

Main Library Q&A Desk
Help & Information Desk
617-349-4041

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Free!

Location

  • In-person only.

O'Neill Branch Library

70 Rindge Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

North Cambridge

Additional information

Presented by Wee the People.

This program will be held outdoors at the O'Neill Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors. 

Wear Your Resistance: Exploring Images of Protest

From the raised fist to the peace sign to the simple word "NO," symbols of protest have played a big role in protesting injustice and ushering in change. Learn about different images of resistance then choose one to make a t-shirt of your own.

Anatomy of a Protest

Competitive game challenging kids (individually or in teams) to match moments from famous social movements to poster board signs highlighting the six basic stages of social change.

Funding for Summer Reading has been generously provided by the City of Cambridge, Cambridge Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Cambridge Public Library, the East Cambridge Savings Bank and Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.