An historic day
Also, the film "The Democratic Promise: Saul Alinsky and his Legacy" will be shown at 6 p.m. at the Main Library, 133 Elm St. An early influence on many of current political leaders, including Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, Alinsky is credited with the slogan "Think globally, act locally," library organizers said. Commentary will be provided by Melissa Canham-Clyne, author of a forthcoming article on community organizing; Kia Levy, of Empower New Haven; and Seth Godfrey, a classmate of Obama at Columbia College. The programs are free and free parking is available at all branches, including after 4 p.m. at main branch. For more information call 946-8835.