Visit our local events calendar for a full list of events happening across the country and join our Community Network to host a screening of your own! And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @POVengage to stay connected to the latest news and screening info from Community Engagement and Education.


Chicago, IL
Saturday, October 04, 2014 at 2:00pm
Join the Chicago Public Library’s Woodson Regional Branch for a free screening of Natalia Almada’s Al Otro Lado: To The Other Side. For more information, call (312) 747-6900.


St. Johnsbury, VT
Monday, October 06, 2014 at 7:00pm
Join Vermont PBS and Catamount Arts for a free screening and discussion of 15 to Life. For more information, call (802) 748-2600.


Cedar Falls, IA
Tuesday, October 07, 2014 at 5:30pm
Join NewAldaya Lifescapes for a community screening of The Genius of Marian, followed by a group discussion with the Alzheimer’s Association. For more information, call (319) 268-0401.


Washington, DC
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 7:00pm
Join American University’s Center for Media & Social Impact for a free screening of 15 to Life: Kenneth’s Story as part of their Human Rights Film Series. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with experts in the field. Visit the event listing for more information.


Stillwater, OK
Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 5:30pm
Join Cineculture at Oklahoma State University for a screening and discussion of Fallen City at the School of Educational Studies. For more information, call (405) 744-3461.


San Jose, CA
Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 6:30pm
Join the American Red Cross Silicon Valley Chapter International Services Committee for a free public screening of A World Not Ours, a passionate, bittersweet account of one family’s multi-generational experience living as permanent refugees. For more information, call (408) 577-2039.


Alexandria, VA
Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 6:30pm
Join the Beatley Central Library for a screening of The Genius of Marian. The screening will be followed by a discussion. For more information, call (703)746-1751.


Chicago, IL
Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 6:00pm
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Chicago Public Library, Pullman Branch will be presenting a free film screening of Al Otro Lado (To the Other Side). For more information, visit the event listing here.


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