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Calgary Free Movie and Popcorn "Akeelah and the Bee" NOV 8 6:30 PlazaTheatre

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Calgary Free Movie and Popcorn "Akeelah and the Bee" NOV 8 6:30 PlazaTheatre

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November 9, 2017
FREE Admission and FREE popcorn!

Akeelah and the Bee is the inspiring true story of Akeelah Anderson.
Overcoming many obstacles in her African-American community in
South Los Angeles she participates in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Akeelah’s father is dead, her mom ignores her, and her brother runs with the local gang; she’s smart, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations.
Speakers Drs. Sheri Madigan and Nicole Racine will lead a discussion following the movie about the ways a community and parents can use early upbringing practices to build resiliency in children.
Dr. Madigan holds the Canada Research Chair in the Determinants of Child Development at the University of Calgary and Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute. Dr. Racine is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Madigan’s lab studying the role of early environment stress on children’s development.
FREE admission and small popcorn!
*Registration is not required but please sign up at http://go.ucalgary.ca/Science-In-The-Cinema.html for notifications on this and upcoming screenings.
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