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Sojourner Speaks, a One-Woman Play

Presented by The Illusion Factory

2019-02-23 14:00:00 2019-02-23 15:00:00 America/New_York Sojourner Speaks, a One-Woman Play Main Library

Saturday, February 23
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-02-23 14:00:00 2019-02-23 15:00:00 America/New_York Sojourner Speaks, a One-Woman Play Join us as we celebrate the woman who is a pillar of activism and who spoke right here in Akron, Ohio at the Women's Convention on May 29, 1851. Main Library

Main Library

Auditorium

Join us as we celebrate the woman who is a pillar of activism and who spoke right here in Akron, Ohio at the Women's Convention on May 29, 1851.

The legend herself comes to life in this one-woman show about the life and times of Sojourner Truth! Children age 8 and up, Families, Teens, and Adults welcome.

Main Library

Phone: 330.643.9000

Hours
Mon, Aug 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 05 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Aug 07 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 08 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 09 Closed

About the library

Main Library, located in the heart of downtown Akron, combines compelling public space with meaningful and relevant public library services for all members of our community. Since opening in 2004, the downtown library welcomes more than one million visitors each year.

Subject divisions include: Business & Government, Culture & AV, Magazines & Newspapers, Science & Technology, Special Collections (local history & genealogy), Teen, and a 12,000 square feet Children's Library.

Special services available at Main Library include: a Patent & Trademark Resource Center; U.S. Passport and Notary services; a Microbusiness Center; a Maker Space; a resource lab for early childhood educators; and regularly scheduled computer training classes. Also available at Main Library are more than 125 public access computers, color photocopiers/printers, laminating, scanning, faxing, and free Wi-Fi.

Specialized spaces include a 425-seat auditorium, public meeting rooms, and a used bookstore. An interior glass block walkway leads to a 600-space parking garage owned by the City of Akron. An outdoor amphitheater and landscaped park complete the complex.

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