When Creativity Infuses Education: An Evening with Peggy O`Brien
Saturday, May 19 at 6:30 pm (signup deadline is 3 pm, May 17)
700 East Capitol St., NE, Washington DC 20002
When Peggy O`Brien is involved, education is fun, as guests at this dinner will learn.
Fifth graders unleashing Shakespearan insults on the Folger Library`s stage in a
30-minute Taming of the Shrew, teachers from across the Uniteed States studying the
Bard with Folger scholars, film shows of novels by Willa Cather, Eudora Welty, and
Langston Hughes, especially made for English teachers to use in American high schools.
These are some of the many creative projects launched by Peggy O`Brien during her
wide-ranging educational career from the Folger Library to the Corporation for Public
Broadcasting, the DC Public Schools, and now back again to the Folger as Director of Education. $75
Reservations required, 1 places taken, 3 available.
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