Did you know books are being banned in some communities in the United States? Find out what’s being censored. And in the second part of the show discover how to join in the fun of the Lighthouse Challenge of NJ.
Maggie Glynn talks with Deborah Caldwell-Stone, the Deputy Director of the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom about their Banned Books Week. Captain Underpants and To Kill A Mockingbird have been part of the banned list. Hear what else has been included.
And October 17 & 18 is the annual Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey organized by the Lighthouse Managers Association of NJ. This year’s event is dedicated to the U.S. Coast Guard who have been maintaining all aids to navigation since 1939. Maggie talks with Steve Murray from the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse about what’s in store and the lighthouses taking part in this big event.