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Collin College Holds Fourth Annual Banned Books Week Event

Sept. 15, 2016 – Have your favorite books been branded deviant, obscene, racially offensive, sexually explicit or dangerous due to magic and witchcraft? Find out at Collin College's Fourth Annual Banned Books Week Event: A Celebration of the Freedom to Read. Free and open to the public, the event begins at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the Preston Ridge Conference Center, 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco.

Play trivia games, listen to students and faculty members read excerpts from their favorite banned or challenged books, enjoy refreshments and win prizes at this fun and interactive event.

Please note: some material may not be considered suitable for all audiences. For more information, contact Dr. Diana C. Gingo at dgingo@collin.edu .

Collin College serves more than 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,300 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman's University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.

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