Screening and discussion set in Aspen
September 13, 2012
ASPEN – The Pitkin County Library, as a partner with PBS in its Community Cinema program, will preview a segment of “Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the library.
The entire two-part documentary will air Oct. 1 and 2 on PBS.
Following the screening, a panel of valley-based mental-health and domestic-violence experts will hold a discussion with the audience. Panelists include Response court advocate Jill Gruenberg, Marny Nedlin, of Aspen Counseling Center and Colorado West Regional Mental Health, Aspen Police Department school resource officer Tina Thomas, and Mitzi Rapkin, a board member of Response and the city of Aspen’s director of community relations.