Memorial Hall Library

Voices from Lawrence panel discussion comes to MHL.

Ayer Mill

On Wednesday, April 3rd at 7pm, the library will host a panel discussion featuring some of the young Latino professionals from Lawrence, who have taken on the leadership of their community, just as prior immigrant groups have done. The panelists are Delia Duran, Executive Director, Mill Cities Leadership Institute, Yesenia Gil, Executive Director, Bread and Roses Housing, Lesly Melendez, Deputy Director, Groundwork Lawrence, Jadi Taveras, Head of School, Esperanza Academy, and Abel Vargas,  Executive Director, MassHire Merrimack Valley Workforce Board. The moderator will be Robert Forrant, PhD, Distinguished University Professor of History, University of Massachusetts Lowell. Presented in collaboration with Memorial Hall Library, Courageous Conversations, Showing Up for Racial Justice & the Social Justice Coalition. Sign up online