The Chicago Maternity Center Story screens in West Chicago at the Legler Public Library as part of "OUR MIDWIVES, OUR MAMAS, OUR BABIES: The Birth in the Black Community Film Festival."
The event is hosted by the IL-Chicago Members Group of the International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) to highlight birth workers and women of color in childbirth, and as a means to bring attention and awareness to the birth outcomes and disparities prevalent in Chicago’s most underserved communities.
Sharene Miller, star of The Chicago Maternity Center Story, will attend, along with filmmaker Suzanne Davenport.
FREE admission: babies and nurslings welcome! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.