Join us for a FILM and DISCUSSION at the Movies of Delray on Tuesday evening, May 2. The film is the film adaptation of one of Florida’s banned books “ARE YOU THERE, GOD? IT’S ME MARGARET”. Rabbi Barry Silver will be the moderator of the 3-person panel discussion following the film.
Program: Truth or Fiction: The Facts about Book Banning – Movie and Discussion following
FILM: ARE YOU THERE, GOD? IT’S ME, MARGARET
Time: May 2 at 7:15 pm
Location: Movies of Delray, 7421 West Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach. FL 33446 (on the NE corner of Hagen Ranch Road and West Atlantic Avenue)
Cost: $8 pp, payable at the movie theatre, seating is first come first served
Description: A special presentation of the film (duration 105 minutes), the adaptation of Judy Blume’s iconic coming-of age novel. Originally published in 1970, the book still remains on the “‘most challenged list” because of its focus on puberty and is one of the books banned by the State of Florida.
A panel discussion (including Rabbi Barry and 2 others) will follow the film, aimed at increasing awareness of, and providing information about, current Florida book banning bills and initiatives will follow. Please CLICK HERE to view the event flyer.