All library locations will be closed on Monday, September 1st for the Labor Day holiday. The Main Library, AAMLO and the Brookfield, Eastmont, Piedmont Avenue and Golden Gate branches will be open on Tuesday, September 2nd. All other library locations will be closed that day.
Dr. King, the Dream, and the Speech that Sparked a Movement
Guardian columnist and Nation magazine contributor Gary Younge will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech with a talk about its conception and its enduring impact on social movements and activists around the globe. Mr. Younge will sign copies of his book, "The Speech: the Story Behind Martin Luther King's Dream."