Free Film Series: “Ready for a Change”
March 10-April 7 from 3:00-5:00pm
Congregational Church in Cumberland—282 Main Street—829-3419
Join The Social Justice and Green Teams for a series of films that will instruct, inspire, and challenge us to open our hearts and amend our thinking. Free popcorn and beverages will be available. Our teenage childcare provider will be leading the kid-friendly film and brainstorming about what kids can do for change. Free and open to the public.
3/24: Traces of the Trade—Descendants of the largest slave-trading New England family face their past.
Ruby Bridges—True story of young Ruby Bridges, one of the first African-American children to attend an integrated school in the Deep South.
3/31: Hidden Figures—based on the true story of 3 brilliant African-American women who worked at NASA in the ‘50s and '60s as "human computers” who helped launch the manned spaceflight program.
4/7: Maine Girls—Set in South Portland ME in 2016, this documentary film shows immigrant and U.S.-born teen girls in Maine who find common ground and acceptance.