The Watauga County Public Library, Working Films and Appalachian State University’s Sustainable Department, have partnered for a film screening and discussion event sponsored by North Carolina Humanities and titled “Revisioning Recovery: Uncovering the Roots of Disaster.

The program features a collection of five short films that tell environmental disaster recovery stories and examine historical inequities that worsen when disasters hit. This

free event will also include an interactive post-screening discussion. The event is set for Thursday April 22 at 6:30 pm. You can get more information and a link to RSVP at, or call 828-264-8784.