Racial Justice Activities

Racial Justice Events and Activities around Town.

Please join the TJMC Racial Justice Committee in supporting these important activities. Get more detail on at bit.ly/ActNowCville

 

Daily in February at Monticello Slavery at Monticello Tour — 25th Anniversary  12:00 PM and 2:00 PM          Hemings Family Tour  1:30 PM

Wadada Leo Smith Ankhrasmation until April 8  Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

FEB 20 Tuesday 3-5pm  “Eyes on Racism & Activism in the Media An exploration of depictions of blackness in media and the role of legacy and social media in activist movements. Small Special Collections Library REGISTRATION REQUIRED: http://cal.lib.virginia.edu/event/3951310

FEB 20 6pm Local well  known baseball player, Addison Hobbs, talks about baseball and Jackie Robinson  Northside Library

FEB 22 Thursday 7-8pm “I’m Am Not Your Negro” James Baldwin Downtown Library

FEB 25 Sunday 2-4pm How Might Cville be governed differently in the future? Downtown library

FEB 26 Monday 6-8pm “I’m Not Racist..Am I? Discussion to follow film Ages 14+ Crozet Library

FEB 27 6-7:30 Michelle Alexander, Excellence through Diversity. UVA Old Cabell Hall

MAR 6 Tuesday 6-9pm “I’m Not Racist..Am I? Discussion to follow film Ages 14+ Northside Library

MAR 10 Saturday 10- 12 Reading the Black Intellectual book discussion Toni Morrison “Origins of Others” Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

March 14 MAYBE another showing of I’m Not your Racist

MAR 27 Tuesday 6-7:30 Angela Davis Excellence Through Diversity UVA Old Cabell Hall

APRIL 14 Saturday 10- 12 Reading the Black Intellectual book discussion Toni Morrison “Beloved” Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

APRIL 29 4:30 Interfaith March for Peace and Justice to affirm freedom of religion. Nationwide

JUNE 11-17 Coming to the Table EMU Harrisonburg. https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox/15fbdfdc13b2a8d1

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