#BookToAction: The 57 Bus, with author Dashka Slater

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Atascadero Library
Polin Community Room

Event Details

Join award-winning author Dashka Slater and a community panel to discuss the true, heart-breaking story of two Bay Area teens, whose encounter on the 57 bus line in Oakland changed their lives, and its implications locally and in the broader world.  Local panelists include Amy Waddle of Transitions Mental Health Association; Kristen Kent from Central Coast Coalition for Inclusive Schools; Olivia Lopes from Restorative Partners; and Atascadero High School student Peter Kay.  Funded by the California Center for the Book, the Friends of the SLO Library, and the Sarah W. Day Memorial Fund.


Event Type(s): Books & Authors, Lecture
Age Group(s): All Ages
Presenter: California Center for the Book
Erica Thatcher
(805) 781-4324