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August 2015

Human Library @ Tolstoy Library, Minsk, Belarus

August 29, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tolstoy Library, вул. Маскоўская, 18
Minsk, Belarus
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Our local partners from the Human Library in Belarus are hosting their sixth event since the introduction in the fall of 2014. This time readers are invited to come out to the Tolstoy Library to choose a bestseller for a talk. This event is open to the public and will feature a variety of topics to chose from. As always the services of the Human Library are free to readers.

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September 2015

Human Library @ Culture Night in Rødovre Centrum, Denmark

September 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Rødovre Centrum, Rødovre Centrum
Rødovre, 2610 Denmark
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Visitors to Rødovre Centrum´s Culture Night 2015 can take advantage of the first ever Human Library event in the town of Rødovre, Denmark. This late night event will feature up to twenty different titles from our book depot and loans will go on till eleven at night. The event is staged with support from Rødovre Centrum and Rødovre Municipal Library. As always the services of the Human Library are free to readers.

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Human Library @ Vangede Festival, Gentofte, Denmark

September 5, 2015 @ 11:55 am - 4:00 pm
Café Cafeén, Vangede Bygade 45
Gentofte, 2820 Denmark
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The Human Library will be part of the activities for this years "Vangede Festival" taking place on September 5th, 2015 in Greater Copenhagen.  

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Human Library@Vodafone Garden, Cairo, Egypt

September 11, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Vodafone Garden, Nabil Al Wakad
Nasr City, Cairo Egypt
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The Human Library is an international initiative that aims to create dialogue, greater understanding and tolerance between people by providing the opportunity for the community to share and understand the experiences of others. Individuals volunteer as ‘human books’ and participants in the event can ‘read’ the book - meaning they would have a conversation with the volunteer, ask them questions and share in a dialogue that takes them on a journey of the individual’s experience and thereby challenge their own…

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Human Library @ Kvinfo´s “Girls Life” Festival

September 26, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pumpehuset, Studiestræde 52
Copenhagen, 1554 V Denmark
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Young girls from all across the city of Copenhagen are invited to take part in the one day festival at Pumpehuset downtown. The Human Library will be part of a program full of inspiring elements that will challenge the participants view on life and the future. This event is for young girls only and as such it is not a public event.

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October 2015

Human Library @ Grand Rapids Public Library, GR, Michigan, USA

October 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library - 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Visitors to the Grand Rapids Public Library are in for a real treat on October 17th, 2015. Our local partners expect to present up to fifteen different titles ranging from mental illness to same sex couples. As always the services of the Human Library are free to readers.

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Human Library Late Night Readings @ Copenhagen Central Library, Denmark.

October 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Copenhagen Central Library, Krystalgade 15
Copenhagen, 1172 Denmark
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The Human Library returns to Copenhagen Central Library for a series of late night readings once a month. The first is now scheduled for October 26th. This will be the seventh Human Library event at Copenhagen Central Library this year.

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November 2015

Human Library @ Winona Public Library, Minnesota, USA

November 12, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Winona Public Library, 151 W 5th Street
Winona, MN 55987 United States
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The first Human Library at Winona PL in Minnesota has been confirmed for November 12th, 2015. Readers are welcome to challenge perceptions and stereotypes from 11 am to 6 pm. As always the services of the Human Library are free to readers.

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Human Library @ Chicago Public Library, Chicago, Illinois

November 14, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Chicago Public Library – Bezazian Branch, 1226 W Ainslie St.
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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Patrons of the Human Library Chicago chapter are in for another treat, when the doors will open on November 14th at the Bezazian branch of Chicago Public Library. This is the fourth event organized by the Human Library Chicago chapter. Duration of loans expected to be up to 20 minutes.

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February 2016

Human Library at Ottawa Public Library, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

February 27, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Five years since the CBC Ottawa and Ottawa Public Library (OPL) decided to partner up with us and establish a Human Library in Ottawa. Since then the entire project got multiplied across Canada leading to the Human Library Day with events in more than 15 cities on the same day. This year readers are invited to drop by three branches of the OPL to challenge their stereotypes and the bookshelf will be full of great titles. The three branches are…

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