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This film is an adaption of Margot Lee Shetterly book “Hidden Figures” which chronicles the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program.
We are grateful to 21st Century Fox Social Impact for donating the use of the film and to Zocalo Coffeehouse for providing a wonderful space to host this event!
Please join us for a free screening of the movie Hidden Figures. Trailer Event will start at 6pm, we encourage you to come early to find a seat and enjoy Zocalo’s happy hour offerings while you watch the film.
Suffrage Film Series with Director 8/22, 6-8 PM @San Leandro Main Library RSVP Ignited by the discovery that there were so very few films about women and women’s history, Director Martha Wheelock set her sights on the “new” subject area – Women’s Studies.
50/50 Day: Discuss the Issues 6/29, 6:30-8:00PM @ PilotCity RSVP
Community Impact LAB was honored to participate in 50/50 Day with a screening and discussion about getting to a gender-balanced world. This event is a follow-up to 50/50 Day to delve deeper into the issues preventing us from getting to a more gender-balanced world and how to create tangible and attainable solutions. We look forward to you joining us. Let's keep the momentum of women empowerment alive and well in our homes and in our communities.
Women’s Equality Day Celebration 8/26, 10AM-1PM @ Casa Peralta RSVP We are delighted to partner with the San Leandro History Museum to provide this celebratory and informative event to pay homage to Women’s Equality Day, to women who historically have impacted our lives, and to highlight women who presently stand out and make a difference in our neighborhood, city and country. The event will be held on the lovely Casa Peralta grounds with period music playing, community art displayed and refreshments provided. Come engage with your neighbor and learn about the Suffrage Movement in California and the national campaign that gained women the right to vote through short film screenings, museum exhibits and interactive games. The whole family is welcome and encouraged to attend. There will be story time and craft projects for kids and for adults who are kids at heart.
Additional event details coming soon. Please save the date to bring out the whole family!