National Week of Conversation

Libraries as Bridging Spaces

Our communities are facing wide-scale challenges like political division, social isolation, and decreasing trust in institutions. Libraries play a critical role in communities and are uniquely poised to make a difference.

This interactive panel event will showcase community dialogue happening in libraries across the country. Attendees will walk away with concrete tools to learn about organizing and hosting community discussions in their own communities as well as a deeper understanding of and the impact these conversations can have on their communities.

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Bridging Differences for Collective Impact

National Civic Learning Week An interactive panel of educators will showcase the interplay between civic engagement, civic learning, and bridging divides and how they bring this to their classrooms. Attendees

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