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The Homeless and Indigent: Causes, Effects and Solutions

Date: 
04/05/2012 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Gail Holst-Warhaft (Director, Mediterranean Studies, CIES) will take part in a panel presentation and community dialogue on "The Homeless and Indigent: Causes, Effects and Solutions" on Thursday, April 5 from 6-8pm in the Borg Warner Community Room at the Tompkins County Public Library.

The associated art and poetry exhibit, Perspectives on Homelessness and the Indigent, and this event are made possible in part by grant support from the community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County.

A reception will be held from 5-6pm. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Sally Grubb, TCPL Exhibit Coordinator, at sgrubb@tcpl.org or Durator, Benn Tedrus Feshback Nadelman at BennNadelman@me.com.

Panelists include:

Svante Myrick - City of Ithaca Mayor
John Ward - Red Cross, Director of Homeless Services
Joe Lotito - Resident of The Jungle
Jennifer Pacanowski -Veterans' Sanctuary Coordinator
Gail Holst-Warhaft - Tompkins County Poet Laureate
Moderator: Anne Rhodes - Consultant and Arts Educator
Presenter: Jackie Sayegh-Birch
Location: 
Tompkins County Public Library
Sponsors: 
Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County
Contact Name: 
Sally Grubb
Contact Email: 
sgrubb@tcpl.org
Contact Phone: 
607-272-9144