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Students Protecting Education

October 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Come join Jillian Yarnes & Luke Lippitt, co-founders of the local Students Protecting Education chapter, as they discuss how they formed the group at Orchard Park High School, ways to empower students, and the danger of book bans.

Gay & Lesbian Youth Services of Western New York will also be on hand to discuss the need for positive representation for LGBTQ+ youth, and how books are crucial to providing that information.


Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Central Library
1 Lafayette Square
BUFFALO, NY 14203 United States
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