The PLATO Diversity Committee has added several social opportunities for PLATO members reading Matthew Desmond's Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (this year's UW- Madison GO Big Read book).
Thursday, November 3 - PLATO Social Hour, 5:00 - 6:00 pm at Capitol Lakes prior to the 7:00 pm Expert Panel Discussion on "Poverty, Housing, and Evictions in Dane County and Madison."
Lunch prices range from $6 to $13; order and pay at the restaurant.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED; Lunch seating for the PLATO group is limited - Click here to register for a place at the table.
And remember - the special Wrap-up of the PLATO Diversity Committee Big Read Project on Wednesday, November 16, 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Madison Central Library. The wrap-up event will feature a panel discussion on eviction in Dane County, examination of "the way forward", plus questions/answer session. Panel members include: Kylee Stoor - Madison Central Librarian; Shelia Stoeckel - UW Big Read Project; WIsconsin State Journal reporters; and others.
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