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Speaker Series: A Civil Rights Tour at 7:00 PM

Speaker Series

"The Bus and Miss Rosa: A Civil Rights Tour in Georgia and Alabama"

Brooks Goddard

 

Thursday, February 29, 2024

7:00pm Hybrid Talk
ON ZOOM OR AT THE WELLESLEY FREE LIBRARY
Co-sponsored with Wellesley Free Library


Join Brooks Goddard for an evening presentation about a Road Scholar Civil Rights tour he took with his wife, Jeanie. They toured many  major civil rights places that had heard about growing up: the home of Martin Luther King, the Rosa Parks Museum, the Legacy Museum, the National Monument for Peace and Justice, the Edmund Pettus Bridge, Birmingham's Kelly Ingram Park, and the bombed 16th Street Baptist Church.


 The Bus and Miss Rosa: A Civil Rights Tour in Georgia and Alabama
Brooks Goddard has been teaching at one place or another since 1963: Deerfield Academy, secondary schools in Kenya, and a 30-year career at Wellesley High School. For the past 23 years he has worked with adults in various learning environments. Additionally, he travels and gardens a lot. He is also an amateur Africanist.


REGISTER ON THE WELLESLEY FREE LIBRARY WEBSITE.
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CONTACT JOYCE IF YOU NEED A RIDE:
EMAIL - director@wellesleyneighbors.com
PHONE - 781-283-0417, ext. 1








When:
Thursday, February 29, 2024, 7:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
Where:
Wellesley Free Library
In person or Zoom

Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Joyce S Wadlington
Category:
Speaker Series
Registration is required
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