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"Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai"
You are invited to see the documentary "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai", which tells the dramatic story of Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Wangari Maathai, whose simple act of planting trees grew into a nationwide movement to safeguard the environment, protect human rights and defend democracy -- a movement for which this charismatic woman became an icon. Not suitable for children due to some violent scenes.
More About Cary Memorial Library
Cary Memorial Library was renovated and expanded, reopening in April 2004, with a larger children's room, more public service spaces, enhanced meeting rooms and technological advances. There is a meeting room that seats 125 people, and numerous quiet study areas available. The library also offers a children's room, young adult collection, adult fiction and non-fiction collections, reference materials and a range of audiovisual material.
Other events here
- LexFUN! Kindergarten Panel Wed, May 29, 7:00 pm–8:30 pm
- The Dream Realized: Lexington Author Meikle Paschal Shares His Personal Journey Thu, May 30, 7:00 pm