Green Roots Environmental Film Festival – Taking Root – The Vision of Wangari Mathai

Thursday, December 6, 2012, 6:30 pm

Taking Root the Vision of Wangari Maathai
Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Mathai (95 mintes)
How the simple act of women planting trees changed a nation, this is a film about the inspiring story of the Green Belt Movement of Kenya and its founder, Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
The Environmental Education Fund, the Library, and Sustainable Highland Park are sponsoring the Highland Park Green Roots Environmental Film Festival, a two week event of screenings and discussions.