1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Queens Museum, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows, Corona Park, Queens, NY 11368
Lead Toxicity Summit: A Public Health Crisis (theatre, 2nd floor)
12:30pm: Dr. David K. Rosner presentation on the politics of public health and the sociological history of lead contamination (Theater, 2nd Floor)
1-2pm: Panel led by NLE’s Raquel de Anda on lead poisoning with activists from NYC and Flint, Michigan, featuring Claire McClinton (Flint Democracy Defense League), Charlene Nimmons (Public Housing Communities), and Stephan Roundtree (WeACT) (Theater, 2nd Floor)
2-4pm: Screening of documentary film on the Flint water crisis – “Nor any drop to drink” by Cedric Taylor
All events are free and open to the public.
For more details, visit the Queens Museum’s Second Saturdays page HERE.
Featured Image: Documentation of Flint Fit. Flint residents collecting
bottles. Video still. Courtesy Ben Premeaux.