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"Black Women's Health Awareness Day"

Why Black Women's Health Matters

2019-06-15 14:00:00 2019-06-15 17:00:00 America/Chicago "Black Women's Health Awareness Day" Main Library

Saturday, June 15
2:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-15 14:00:00 2019-06-15 17:00:00 America/Chicago "Black Women's Health Awareness Day" Let's take a mind, body and soul-spiritual approach to breast cancer diagnosis, treatment options, diet, nutrition, Black women's wellness. Main Library

Main Library

Community Meeting Room (107)

Let's take a mind, body and soul-spiritual approach to breast cancer diagnosis, treatment options, diet, nutrition, Black women's wellness.

According to a report from the American Cancer Society, African Americans have the highest death rate and shortest survival of any racial and ethnic group in the US for most cancers, and during 2008-2012, breast cancer death rates among blacks were 42% higher than in whites.

The Black Women's Health Awareness Day event will take a mind, body and soul-spiritual approach to breast cancer diagnosis, treatment options, and ways to combat to the persistence of health disparities in access to affordable healthcare impacting Black women's wellness.

At  the event attendees will be able to:

. Learn about cancer diagnosis, treatment options, affordable healthcare, and get tips on healthy diet and nutrition for overall wellness.

. Take part in fun, interactive movement and exercise sessions. 

. Visit an onsite health resources mini-marketplace.

Registration is recommended by phoning the Readers Services Desk at (847) 448-8620. See the entire event flyer.
presenters

Main Library

kdanczaklyons@cityofevanston.org
Phone: (847)448-8600
Branch manager
Karen Danczak Lyons, Director

Hours
We're closed Thursday October 24
Mon, Oct 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 12:00PM to 6:00PM

About the library

The Main library is an epicenter of information and the various forms of literacy. Its assets expand beyond books, audiobooks and DVDs to include public Internet stations and building-wide Wi-Fi, arts performances and displays, author presentations, financial and immigration programs, and much more. The Main Library is the primary focus of our absolute and continuous commitment to meeting the diverse expectations and needs of Evanston residents.

Upcoming events

Sun, Oct 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Oct 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Rescheduled
Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
New date Sunday, October 20, 2:05pm - 5:00pm

Rescheduled
Sun, Oct 20, 2:05pm - 5:00pm
New date Sunday, October 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Loft
This event is full

Sun, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Falcon Room (303)

Mon, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Falcon Room (303)

Mon, Oct 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Conference Room East (311)

Mon, Oct 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Room

Mon, Oct 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Seminar Room (312)
This event is full

Tue, Oct 22, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Oct 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Conference Room West (308)

Canceled
Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Newberry Conference Room

Tue, Oct 22, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Tue, Oct 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This event is full

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Garden Gates

Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Wed, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Wed, Oct 23, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Oct 23, 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Canceled
Thu, Oct 24, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, Oct 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
Community Meeting Room (107)

Thu, Oct 24, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Conference Room West (308)

Thu, Oct 24, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Oct 25, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Fri, Oct 25, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Oct 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Fri, Oct 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Canceled
Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Rescheduled
Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
New date Saturday, October 26, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Sat, Oct 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Falcon Room (303)

Sat, Oct 26, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Children's Room

Sun, Oct 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Mon, Oct 28, 11:00am - 11:40am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Mon, Oct 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Seminar Room (312)
This event is full

Tue, Oct 29, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Oct 29, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Canceled
Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Oct 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Public Conference Room (106)

Tue, Oct 29, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Rescheduled
Tue, Oct 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
New date Tuesday, November 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Tue, Oct 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Wed, Oct 30, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Wed, Oct 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Garden Gates

Wed, Oct 30, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Wed, Oct 30, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Oct 30, 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Thu, Oct 31, 9:30am - 10:30am
Community Meeting Room (107)

Canceled
Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Canceled
Thu, Oct 31, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, Oct 31, 1:30pm - 2:10pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Thu, Oct 31, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Conference Room West (308)

Thu, Oct 31, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Nov 01, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Fri, Nov 01, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Nov 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Loft

Sat, Nov 02, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Sat, Nov 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Sun, Nov 03, 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Mon, Nov 04, 11:00am - 11:40am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Mon, Nov 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Nov 05, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Nov 05, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Tue, Nov 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 05, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Tue, Nov 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Nov 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Falcon Room (303)

Tue, Nov 05, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Nov 06, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Wed, Nov 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Garden Gates

Wed, Nov 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Wed, Nov 06, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Wed, Nov 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Wed, Nov 06, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Falcon Room (303)

Wed, Nov 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Wed, Nov 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Room

Wed, Nov 06, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Nov 06, 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Wed, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Wed, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Thu, Nov 07, 9:30am - 10:30am
Community Meeting Room (107)

Thu, Nov 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, Nov 07, 1:30pm - 2:10pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Thu, Nov 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Nov 07, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Conference Room West (308)

Thu, Nov 07, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Nov 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Fri, Nov 08, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Fri, Nov 08, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Nov 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Fri, Nov 08, 7:00pm - 11:00pm
The Loft

Sat, Nov 09, 9:00am - 12:15pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Sat, Nov 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Room

Sun, Nov 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Mon, Nov 11, 11:00am - 11:40am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Mon, Nov 11, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Mon, Nov 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Room

Mon, Nov 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Nov 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Mon, Nov 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room East (311)

Tue, Nov 12, 8:30am - 10:30am
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Tue, Nov 12, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Nov 12, 9:30am - 11:30am
Conference Room West (308)

Tue, Nov 12, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Tue, Nov 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 12, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Tue, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Nov 13, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Wed, Nov 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Garden Gates

Wed, Nov 13, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Wed, Nov 13, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Nov 13, 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Wed, Nov 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Thu, Nov 14, 9:30am - 10:30am
Community Meeting Room (107)

Thu, Nov 14, 10:00am - 11:00am

Thu, Nov 14, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, Nov 14, 1:30pm - 2:10pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Thu, Nov 14, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Conference Room West (308)

Thu, Nov 14, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Thu, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
This event is full

Fri, Nov 15, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Fri, Nov 15, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Seminar Room (312)

Fri, Nov 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Sat, Nov 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Sat, Nov 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Sat, Nov 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Sat, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Sat, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Loft

Sun, Nov 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Falcon Room (303)

Sun, Nov 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Nov 17, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Loft

Sun, Nov 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Mon, Nov 18, 11:00am - 11:40am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Mon, Nov 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Falcon Room (303)
This event is full

Mon, Nov 18, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Conference Room East (311)

Mon, Nov 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Nov 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Seminar Room (312)
This event is full

Mon, Nov 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Falcon Room (303)
This event is full

Mon, Nov 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room East (311)

Tue, Nov 19, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Meeting Room (107)

Tue, Nov 19, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room West (308)

Tue, Nov 19, 9:30am - 10:15am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 19, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Small Meeting Room (108)

Tue, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)

Tue, Nov 19, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Seminar Room (312)

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Barbara Friedberg Storytelling Room (104)
Please contact the library to register for this event.