Community Read

Community Read


Dear Neighbors,

The Scarsdale Edgemont Family Counseling Service and the Safe Coalition invite you to participate in a community read about the origins and course of gender violence in our society.

We will be joined virtually by Anita Hill to discuss her latest book, Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender ViolenceThe discussion will be facilitated by Pulitzer-Prize winning and former New York Times columnist, Nicholas Kristof.

This program will run virtually through Zoom and can be viewed from home. Live streaming will also be available in-person in the Scott Room. refreshments will be served, and registration will be required.

Copies of the book are available to borrow from the Scarsdale Public Library, and the book is available to purchase with a 10% discount at the Bronx River Bookstore in Scarsdale Village.

Note: For those who register and cannot attend, this program will be recorded and available for a limited time, access details to follow.







Tuesday, April 19 at 7:30PM

Register view at the library


Register View From Home




Borrow a Copy

Copies of Believing are available at the Scarsdale Public Library and through the Westchester Library System.

To reserve a copy visit our catalog here: Believing

Borrow a digital copy available through Libby here: Believing




Books Available for Purchase

Bronx River Books is offering copies of "Believing" at a 10 percent discount in connection with the Scarsdale community book read and virtual event. 

Visit the store and mention the program or purchase a copy here:





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