Community Participation

Local Response to Evicted  

See how others in the community are participating in Reading Together.

First United Methodist Church, 212 S Park St

Jan 7 – Feb 11, Sundays 9:30-10:30

Six-Week Study of Evicted


YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo, 1001 W Maple St

Friday, January 19, 1:30 pm

Y Book Club discusses Evicted


Parchment Community Library, 401 S Riverview Dr

Saturday, January 20, 10:30am – noon

Evicted and Homeless: Legal Aid of Western Michigan and Habitat for Humanity will join us to discuss the problem and some solutions in Kalamazoo County.


First Congregational Church, 345 W Michigan Av

Thursday, Feb 8, 10 am

Discussion of Evicted


Parchment Community Library, 401 S Riverview Dr

Saturday, February 17, 10:30 – noon

Holding It Together: Community, Caring, and Eviction. Building Blocks of Kalamazoo will share how their grass-roots level community action is building relationships and renewal in economically challenged neighborhoods. Transformations Spirituality Center will discuss upcoming programs intended to build bridges of unity across lines often thought to divide us.


Ministry with Community

Ministry with Community staff is reading Evicted with its members, and holding member-driven discussions about the book and about ways they can deal with housing issues.