Know Your Rights Red Hook Public Library hosts talk on labor and workers’ rights

(RED HOOK, NY) – Did you know that you have rights as a worker? Find out what they are at 3 p.m. Friday October 17,  when Red Hook Public Library will host Bethany Hicks, Director of Albany Law School’s Labor and Workers’ Rights Pro Bono Project. Hicks will discuss and answer questions about low wage workers’ legal rights, including the issues such of wage theft and employment conditions.

 

All are welcome to attend this free event.

 

Red Hook Public Library has been serving the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning since 1898. In 1935, the library made its home in a mid-nineteenth century octagonal building based on the designs of Orson Squire Fowler. In 2013, it was designated a five-star library by Library Journal.

 

For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at www.redhooklibrary.org.