WHAT: City Council Oversight Hearing on Capital Construction Needs and the Potential Disposal of Libraries in NYC
WHEN: Monday, September 30th at 1pmWHERE: 250 Broadway, NY, NY 10007; 16th Floor Committee Room
Here is the link on Moveon http://civic.moveon.org/event/moveonaction/140022
TUESDAY, October 1, VOTE FOR PUBLIC ADVOCATE
As you can see from our YouTube Videos candidate Letitia James has been staunchly with us on defending the libraries from the beginning. Here opponent Squadron is much more complicated and maybe evolving. -- Here is an article with links about the Candidates’ positions on Libraries:
Article Monday, September 23, 2013 Sell-Offs Of New York City Libraries Gets Focus In Public Advocate Runoff Race Between James and Squadron http://noticingnewyork.blogspot.com/2013/09/sell-offs-of-new-york-city-libraries.html
More events coming up
Sunday October 13, 10:00 AM to Noon Hands Across the Sea for Libraries Representatives from the UN and other countries Join Lynn's Kids International and Citizens Defending Libraries in a Rally for Libraries Brooklyn Heights Prommenade At Montague Street
October 22 Noon to 1:00Presentation of our petition to Mayor Bloomberg Steps of City Hall
Thursday, October 31, 10:30 AM Assembly Committee on Libraries has a second Hearing On New Yorks Central Library Plan Micah Kellner Chairman 250 Broadway, Room 1923, 19th FloorCome and testify Contact Lindsey Facteau, firstname.lastname@example.org 518-455-4881 Contact Lindsey as soon as possible to fill out the form You will need to supply 10 copies of your testimony. If you don't have prepared testimony on the day of the hearing, we can give you some.
Isaac Asimov wrote "When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one more way to destroy itself."
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