Film screening: The Public (Nelson Civic Centre)
Updated September 23, 2019
719 Vernon St
The Public, followed by a panel discussion about homelessness
At the Nelson Civic Theatre
An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold. Starring Alec Baldwin, Taylor Schilling, Christian Slater and more. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion featuring people on the front lines and on the street. Brought to you by The Nelson Public Library and Nelson at Its Best. Admission by donation.