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Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution

Past Sessions
Sunday, February 28, 2021 16 Adar 5781 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Zoom
Saturday, February 27, 2021 15 Adar 5781 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Zoom

“The feel-good documentary recounts the ties of a Catskills summer camp to American disability rights activism in the 1970s.”

Crip Camp, produced by Barack and Michele Obama, is a movie about Judy Heumann’s efforts to pass the Americans with Disabilities Act, and features Crip Camp, a summer camp in the Catskills for children with disabilities. Judy ‘s inspiring book,  Being Heumann, demonstrates the way a group of campers and many other people with disabilities worked to change federal law.

Join us on Saturday, February 27 from 7:00 - 9:00 PM for a virtual viewing of Crip Camp. If you have a conflict on Saturday, you can also watch the movie anytime on Neflix
Then, on Sunday, February 28 from 4:00 – 5:00 PM join us on Zoom for an interview with Judy Heumann as she discusses both the movie and her book. 

Please note that this movie as an ‘R’ – Restricted rating and may not be appropriate for viewers ages 17 and under.  There movie has  closed caption. 

Register Here (Please register for each session separately using the same form)

This program is co-sponsored by Yachad, Gateways, Temple Shalom, the Ruderman Synagogue Inclusion Project, and Temple Emanuel.

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