Library, First Congregational Church to screen Syrian refugee documentary
The First Congregational Church of Darien is co-sponsoring a film screening with the Darien Library and IICONN (the International Institute of Connecticut, which places and supports refugees coming to the state). The screening will be on Monday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Salam Neighbor is an award-winning film and campaign to connect the world to refugees. Immerse into the life of a Syrian refugee through the journey of Chris and Zach as the first filmmakers allowed to be registered and given a tent inside of a refugee camp. Panel discussion led by IICONN and including local Syrian refugees will follow film screening.
The event is free. Attendees may bring an optional donation of laundry detergent for recently-placed refugees.