River Falls Public Library


140 Union St, River Falls WI 54022
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In this challenge, you will be asked to seek out and read books that highlight a variety of voices and experiences including:

  • African American Voices
  • Asian American Voices
  • Latinx Voices
  • Female Voices
  • Native American Voices
  • Immigration Stories
  • Diverse Abilities
  • Books with Anti-Racism and Social Justice themes
  • LGBTQIA+ Voices
  • Voices of those experiencing poverty and homelessness
  • Political Tolerance
  • Diverse Beliefs

Additionally, you will have a chance to view everyday activities through an anti-bias lens. The challenge encourages you to think about how systemic racism and bias has impacted areas like:

  • Representation in Film
  • Diversity in STEM
  • Art and Activism
  • Music History - Rhythm and Songwriters
  • Food Justice
  • Gaming
  • Writing (poetry, journaling, and diving into self)
  • Connecting with Nature
  • Caring Community (self care, kindness and generosity)
  • Graphic Novels

We encourage everyone to explore this challenge and to use it in whatever way best helps you on your journey towards anti-racism and social justice.

Diverse Stories Discussion Group​

October 6, November 3, December 1 at 6pm
​For anyone who wants to go deeper in this challenge, we have a discussion group you can join.

Meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm via GoToMeeting using the link below

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.


You can also dial in using your phone.
(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.)

United States: +1 (872) 240-3311

Access Code: 435-171-933

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/435171933

Diverse Stories

The Diverse Stories Challenge is an ongoing, virtual program that allows readers of all ages to explore anti-racism anD anti-bias through books and other activities.