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Illinois Libraries Present

Sterling Public Library is part of Illiniois Libraries Present.  This gives our patrons access to exciting programs with authors that we would not otherwise be able to offer.

Upcoming Free Virtual Programs:  

Tuesday, June 4, 7pm - Prominent speaker and professor, Dr. Temple Grandin, shares on the gifts of Neurodiversity

 

Temple_Grandin_credit_Rosalie_Winard.pngJoin us for a special event with Dr. Grandin, one of the world’s most accomplished and well-known adults with autism. Dr. Grandin has been at the forefront of research and activism for autism and neurodiversity for decades.

Her memoir, Emergence: Labeled Autistic, was published in 1986 and she has continued to write about autism and neurodivergence over the decades. Her most recent book is Visual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions.

Dr. Grandin’s research and understanding of animal behavior spearheaded a reform in the quality of life for agricultural animals worldwide.

Click the link to register for this free virtual program--> bit.ly/ILP_TempleGrandin

These events are made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration between public libraries offering high-quality events