Just Ask! Be Different, Be Brave, Be You."PORTLAND, Ore. — On Saturday, September 7, Multnomah County Library and Portland Community College will welcome U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to Portland to celebrate the release of her new children's book, "
Members of the public are invited to a free event with Sotomayor at the Gymnasium at Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus Saturday, September 7 at 5:30 p.m. Free tickets are required for entrance and are available online.
The event will include a welcome and introduction from PCC President Mark Mitsui and Director of Libraries Vailey Oehlke, a conversation with Sonia Sotomayor moderated by iHeart Radio and KATU-TV lifestyle host Tra’Renee Chambers, followed by an audience Q&A and book signing.
Books will be available for purchase from Broadway Books at the event and for pre-sale online with tickets. Attendees who wish to enter the signing line must have a copy of "Just Ask!" or "¡Solo pregunta!" to enter the queue.
Sotomayor will also sign her other authored books. No photographs or recordings will be permitted.
Entry will begin at 4:00 p.m. Outside lineup will begin at 2:30 p.m. No re-entry is allowed. Oversized bags, backpacks, and shopping bags are not allowed, and all bags are subject to search.