Harris I Atrium & Harris Conference Center Atrium, Harris Campus
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Harris I Auditorium, Harris Campus
CPCC’s Early Childhood Education Club presents “Play is More Than Just Fun”, a screening of the popular TED Talks video by psychiatrist and play expert, Dr. Stuart Brown. In the video, Brown discusses the importance of play and explains the consequences presented in adult life when children are deprived of opportunities to play. There will be a post-screening discussion further exploring the significance of play, led by Dr. Phyllis Post, professor and director of Play Therapy at The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Set in Pittsburgh in 1911, this drama by the author of The Piano Lesson and Fences is the story of the denizens of a boardinghouse who each have a different relationship to a past of slavery as well as to the urban present. The boarders include the proprietors, an eccentric clairvoyant with a penchant for old country voodoo, a young homeboy up from the South and a mysterious stranger who is searching for his wife.