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      March 19, 2020

      Thursday  12:00 PM

      1901 Ridge Road
      Raleigh, North Carolina 27607

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      Timely Topics - Separating the Facts from the Fake

      When: March 19th at noon Where: Highland United Methodist Church (1901 Ridge Rd.) THIS IS A NEW LOCATION FOR SOME OF OUR EVENTS. Cost: Free (bring your own lunch; League will provide some snacks and drinks) The public is welcome to attend. League members are encouraged to bring friends! As the 2020 election cycle ramps up, sharpen your fact-checking skills and be prepared to spot biased news coverage, deep fake images and videos, and more. This LWV-Wake Timely Topics event will be led by Jenny Dale, Associate Professor and Information Literacy Librarian at UNC Greensboro's University Libraries. Jenny has an MS in Library Science from UNC Chapel Hill and worked as a librarian at Kansas State University before joining UNCG's library faculty in 2010. She has taught source evaluation techniques to audiences ranging from middle schoolers to college students to UNCG alumni. FAQs What are my parking options at the event? Free on-site parking. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? For questions, contact Marlene Wilson at marlene.wilson@gmail.com. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Your printed ticket is appreciated but not necessary. We will have your name on a registration list when you check-in at the event. Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends? If you are unable to attend, you are welcome to give your ticket to someone else. Please let us know so that we can update the name on our registration list. Contact Marlene Wilson at marlene.wilson@gmail.com. If my plans change, how do I cancel my free registration? If your plans have changed, and you can no longer attend the event, we would appreciate it if you would cancel your registration. It helps our volunteers when planning for the event. For information on how to cancel your registration, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/support/articles/en_US/How_To/how-to-cancel-your-free-registration?lg=en_US.

      Categories: Politics & Activism

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