With the presidential elections right around the corner, it's the perfect time to join guest speaker Ruby Shamir, author of What's the Big Deal About Elections.
In this virtual conversation we will discuss how to talk to kids about people power, how Americans exercise it through voting, and the role kids can play in civic engagement.
Moderator: Annie Hurst, APJCC preschool's Early Childhood Assistant Director
Ruby Shamir worked for over a decade in government and politics—at the Clinton White House, in the US Senate, and on lots of campaigns. Now, she's an award-winning children's book author and literary researcher sharing all she learned in those roles with kids. She is the author of the What's the Big Deal About . . .
series among other books. She lives in the Bronx, New York, with her husband and three children.
Tuesday, October 27
Contact: Luba Palant | [email protected]
This event is part of Power Through Voting, a series of voting programs brought to you by all seven JCCs of the Bay Area. This nonpartisan series features guest speakers, phone bank opportunities, discussion happy hours and much more.