Link and Learn: The Dogs of Chernobyl (Zoom Virtual Event)

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Program Type:

History, Virtual

Age Group:

Adults
Registration for this event will close on January 22, 2022 @ 2:00pm.
There are 47 seats remaining.

Program Description

Event Details

Saturday, January 22 at 2:00pm.

Thirty-five years after the reactor accident, Stephen Quandt took part in a spay/ neuter and research campaign for dogs that were descended from those that remained immediately after the accident. He met the inhabitants of the mostly abandoned town of Chernobyl City and the abandoned town of Pripyat. A rare look at Chernobyl, the dogs (and people) who continue to live there is at times scary, poignant and hopeful. This is a story of resilience, hope, life and heroism. Q & A to follow.

An East End Libraries event hosted with North Shore Public Library.

Westhampton Free Library strives to create respectful and family-friendly virtual experiences using Zoom. Please do not share any Zoom links. You must be registered to be admitted to the Zoom programs. In order to facilitate presentations, the library staff member co-host or the presenter may or may not, at their discretion, enable visual and chat participation. We ask that all participants in library programs via Zoom be mindful and polite. Guests who are disruptive or otherwise do not conduct themselves in a respectful manner may be removed from a Zoom meeting. We thank you in advance for your courtesy.

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