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Date:
May 9, 2019
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Time Details:
NEA Big Read Irving 2019: April 9-May 18
Location:
The Summit: Grand Prairie Parks and Recreation
Address:
2975 Esplanade
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Contact:
(972) 721-4612
Cost:
Free event. Free copy of Roz Chast's Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? while available.
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NEA Big Read Irving 2019: The Grand Prairie Library presents Lives Well Lived by Filmmaker Sky Bergman

Thursday, May 9, 2019

**UPDATE: Screenings at 4 and 6:30 p.m.** What makes a life meaningful? This 2018 documentary feature by filmmaker Sky Bergman shares the memories and insight of 40 interviewees ages 75 to 100, who have a combined total of 3,000 years of life experience.

Come for an early bird matinee at 4 p.m. followed by a reception at 6 p.m. with speakers and refreshments. A second screening airs at 6:30 p.m. At 7:45 p.m., Ms. Bergman joins us via Skype for a Q&A. Adults.

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. For more information, please visit https://www.arts.gov/national-initiatives/nea-big-read.

The Grand Prairie Library partners with Irving for this event. Irving's program partners for the NEA Big Read 2019 include Irving Public Library, Friends of the Irving Public Library, City of Irving, and Irving Arts Center.