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Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Tel: 732/224-2074
Fax: 732/224-2045
http://www.chhange.org

In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez

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In the Time of the Butterflies
Julia Alvarez

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Events

Kick-Off Event - Rev. Dr. William Wipfler

Speaker Rev. Dr. William Wipfler is the former director of the National Council of Churches' (NCC) Latin American Department, and a former missionary to the Dominican Republic. He will present a historical overview of the Dominican Republic during the time of Trujillo.

Event Location: Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Navesink Rooms, Student Life Center, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Mon, Oct 6, 2014
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm

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Kumba Carey - Live at Lunch

Listen to KumbaCarey while having lunch. KumbaCarey is a dynamic band that plays contemporary and traditional music from the Dominican Republic.

Event Location: Student Life Center, Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Tue, Oct 7, 2014
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

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Passport Series Movie - Harvest of Empire

Enjoy a Latin American inspired dinner at the Culinary Education Center of the County of Monmouth; 101 Drury Lane, Asbury Park, NJ Followed by a 7:30 p.m. movie at The Showroom; 707 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ For dinner reservations call 732-988-3299

Event Location: Dinner at the Culinary Education Center; 101 Drury Lane, Asbury Park, NJ , Movie at The Showroom; 707 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Date: Mon, Oct 13, 2014
Time: 5:00pm – 9:00pm

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Book Discussion - Wall Township Library

Book Discussion of "In the Time of the Butterflies"

Event Location: 2700 Allaire Road, Wall, NJ 07719

Date: Thu, Oct 16, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies

Art Exhibit - Carlos Frias

Art Exhibit featuring Dominican Artist Carlos Frias, including new work created for "In the Time of the Butterflies". Runs through November 16, 2014.

Event Location: Monmouth Museum - 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

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Book Discussion - Booktowne

Book Discussion for middle readers

Event Location: 171 Main Street, Manasquan, NJ 08736

Date: Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Date: Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

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Speaker Panel, Film & Lunch

Speaker Panel on The Latino Experience in Monmouth County, NJ. PBS Latino American Episode IV. The New Latinos (featuring Julia Alvarez) & Lunch

Event Location: Brookdale Community College, Long Branch Center, 213 Broadway , Long Branch, NJ 07740

Date: Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies

UN Speaker - Violence Against Women

Upala Devi, United Nations Coordinator - Violence Against Women, will speak on the theme of the elimination of violence against women and the work of the UN in those efforts. Intended for High School audiences, but open to anyone.

Event Location: Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Mon, Nov 3, 2014
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies

UN Speaker - Violence Against Women + 180 Speaker

Upala Devi, United Nations Coordinator - Violence Against Women, will speak on the theme of the elimination of violence against women and the work of the UN in those efforts. Devi will be followed by a Anna Diaz-White, Executive Director of 180 Turning Lives Around, who will address Violence Against Women on a local level.

Event Location: Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Mon, Nov 3, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies

Keynote Speaker - Julia Alvarez

Author Julia Alvarez will speak to middle school students about the themes of her books "Before We Were Free" & "In the Time of the Butterflies".

Event Location: Brookdale Community College , 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738

Date: Tue, Nov 25, 2014
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies

Keynote Speaker - Julia Alvarez

Author Julia Alvarez will speak about the themes of her book "In the Time of the Butterflies".

Event Location: Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Robert J. Collins Arena, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1543

Date: Tue, Nov 25, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

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