Friends of the West Orange Public Library to Host Immigrants’ Rights Program March 27


WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Friends of the West Orange Public Library, in conjunction with the library and various local community organizations, is presenting an Immigrants’ Rights Program on Monday at 7 p.m. at the library.

This educational program, part of the friends’ Combatting Bias/Promoting Diversity Program, will include presentations by the American Friends Service Committee, the N.J. ACLU and others to help the West Orange community understand and deal with the many recent changes affecting immigrants, including many neighbors within the community and other friends.

Topics will include basic immigration law; selection of qualified advisers and avoiding notario fraud; knowing rights in interactions with ICE; knowing rights in interactions with police; emergency planning and preparation; and powers of attorney care for children of detained or deported parents.

For more information, call 973-736-0198, email, or visit

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