Updated 12/1/16: The Speaker Series featuring Tim Wise is now sold out. If there are open seats at 7 PM, staff will let people that are waiting on standby. We are not issuing 'wait list' tickets for this particular event. Thank you for your interest and please contact Sbeydeh Viveros-Walton (info below) to be added to the list for future events.
Updated 11/28/16: **DUE TO OVERHWHELMING INTEREST, WE'VE MOVED THE SPEAKER SERIES TO THE SAN LEANDRO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER. PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION**
The City of San Leandro is launching a speaker series that aims to bring thought-provoking, nationally-recognized speakers to San Leandro as a way to engage the community though communication and dialogue. Tim Wise, a prominent writer and educator will be in San Leandro discussing views on race, privilege and racial bias. Wise has authored seven books, has been featured in several documentaries, and appears regularly on CNN and MSNBC.
For more information, contact: Sbeydeh Viveros-Walton, Communications & Community Relations Manager at 510.577.3372 or firstname.lastname@example.org