Rachel Carson: Her Legacy and Challenges: 9/12 & 9/19, at RF Library

Submitted by Peggy McGrath

September marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson's seminal work Silent Spring.  With its publication, Carson drew attention to the negative effects of DDT and other pesticides and is often credited with sparking the modern environmental movement.  Join us for a series of 2 film screenings and discussions as we explore the life and legacy of Rachel Carson.

Part I - Wednesday, 9/12, 7pm and Part II - Wednesday, 9/19, 7pm, River Forest Public Library, 735 Lathrop Avenue, 708.366.5205