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Author Talk for Kids: Trailblazer Meg Medina

Thursday, July 29th at 5:00 PM ET | 2:00 PM PT: PBS Books presents this Author Talk for Kids with Meg Medina about her book Merci Suárez Can’t Dance, the highly anticipated sequel to the award-winning and captivating Merci Suárez Changes Gears, for which she was the 2019 Newbery Medalist.

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Investing: A Beginner’s Guide for Getting Started

Investing young is one of the best ways to lay a stable financial foundation – long term. Learn how allocating money wisely now can build the wealth and freedom you’ve always wanted. Watch the livestream August 27 at 1pm ET.

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  • Q&A: Climate, equity and diversity top priorities for new national non-profit executive
    on September 15, 2021

    Manish Bapna believes that, as a country, we are at a critical juncture with climate change and the time to act is now. “We have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to overcome the climate crisis and build a healthier, more equitable and more vibrant world,” Bapna said in a statement on his appointment in August as president and CEO of the non-profit Natural Resources Defense Council. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • What Makes a Region: A look at three definitions of the Great Lakes
    on September 14, 2021

    Beyond the obvious proximity to the five Great Lakes, what makes a region? The Midwest has its own stereotypes – the Rust Belt has become a popular term for northern post-industrial cities – but perhaps the draw of the Earth’s bounty of freshwater is more meaningful? Aside from the cultural influence of the lakes, the Great Lakes region is a combination of environmental science, politics and economy. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • 9/13/21: One Detroit – Cranbrook / Daniel Bernard Roumain / Satori Shakoor / Ballet Edge Detroit / Sphinx
    on September 13, 2021

    Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research is embracing technology by giving design tours on social media. Daniel Bernard Roumain uses his art to impact social change. Read Now at One Detroit.

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