It’s never been more important to talk to each other about tough problems. Practice listening with empathy and respect, considering other perspectives, and weighing the trade-offs of possible actions in a National Issues Forum at the library.
Safety and Justice
How should communities reduce violence?
Mental Illness in America
How do we address a growing mental health problem?
Fri Nov 15 |2-4:30pm |Anton Room 202
Mon Nov 18 | 1-3:30pm | Menninger Room 206
A House Divided
What would we have to give up to get the political system we want?
Tue Oct 15 |6-8:30pm | Anton Room 202
Fri Oct 18 |2-4:30pm | Anton Room 202
Mon Oct 21 |1-3:30pm | Anton Room 202
Obesity in America
How should we reduce obesity in America?
Mon Nov 4 |1-3:30pm | Menninger Room 206
Fri Dec 6 |2-4:30pm | Anton Room
Alcohol and Drug Use
What should we do when alcohol and drug use become a problem to society?
Fri Nov 8 | 2-4:30pm | Anton Room 202
Mon Dec 2 | 1-3:30pm | Anton Room 202
How does a deliberative conversation work?
What happens after a deliberative forum?
Plan to Attend
Once you choose which conversation to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-580-4629. Consider inviting someone to join you, especially someone with a different perspective, life experience or background than you.