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Cesar Chavez – Film Screening and Discussion

  • Forest Avenue Library
  • Address: 1326 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50314
  • March 31, 2018
  • From: 10:15 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Price: Free
Overview

Learn more about the life of American labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez at the Forest Avenue Library! We’ll be remembering Chavez on his birthday with a screening of Cesar Chavez, the biographical film about Chavez’s life. The film stars Michael Peña, America Ferrera, and Rosario Dawson. Following the movie, Al Éxito executive director Dawn Martinez Oropeza and community youth activists will lead a discussion about Chavez’s life and how his movement ties to current events. This is a family-friendly program!

Cesar Chavez – Film Screening and Discussion