On Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 6:30 p.m. Rockport Public Library children's librarian Ben Odgren will host a talk about the history of book challenges and censorship in America.

The talk, which will be held during Banned Books Week, is an all-ages event and will be held at the Rockport Public Library in the Marine Room.

Banned Books Week is a week where libraries across the country honor the freedom to read.