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Human Library- Parman Branch Library

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Parman Library at Stone Oak

20735 Wilderness Oak

San Antonio, TX 78258

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The Human Library is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue. The Human Library is a place where real people are on loan to readers; a place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated, and answered. Check out one (or more) of the following books for a 20 minute one-on-one session. Click REGISTER to the right to reserve online. Walk ins also welcome.

Actress- Talk with this actress and learn how she brings plays to life on stage.

Cheesemaker- Learn about the joys and intricacies of cheese-making.

Deaf Person - Meet a deaf woman raised by hearing parents and learn how she has prospered as a teacher and deaf advocate.

Mosque Director- Learn about Muslim education for children and the enlightenment offered by the Muslim faith.

Drug Counselor- Learn how her interpersonal skills help addicts get clean.

Financial Adviser- Find out how it feels to be responsible for other people’s money.

Game Designer- Ask this man about his experience designing games and using his voice to give animated characters life.

Gymnastics Coach- Learn how this woman teaches young people how to tumble and leap in the athletic endeavors of gymnastics.

Historian- Choose a decade of American History and enjoy traveling back in time when you talk with this historian.

Middle Eastern Immigrant- Share this young lady’s journey from the Middle East to the U. S. as a foreign immigrant.

Property Manager - Hear what it is like to deal with complaints and evictions.

Small Business Owner- Talk to this woman and hear her first-hand experience about what it was like to start and run a business.

Social Worker- Ask this social worker what it has been like to work with the elderly and disabled of San Antonio and surrounding areas.

Uber Driver- Learn what it is like to be a driver for Uber, picking up strangers in your own vehicle.

Warrant Sheriff - Ever want to work in law enforcement? Find out what a warrant sheriff does.

Woodcarver- Learn everything you’ve always wanted to know about woodcarving.

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Parman Library at Stone Oak

20735 Wilderness Oak

San Antonio, TX 78258

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