Thursday, September 11, 2014
4:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Please join us for a National Day of Remembrance and educator’s preview. Keynote speaker, educator and History Channel contributor Paul LaRue will discuss the events of September 11, 2001 and how educators can address teaching difficult subject matter in the classroom.
Upcoming events for students and educators for the 2014 – 2015 school year:
- A series of seven upcoming teacher institutes presented in partnership with Yale University
4- 4:45 p.m. Washington Park.
Free and open to the public.
The National Underground Railroad Presents Journeys: A Black Anthology of Music with Kathy Wade, PhilDeGreg and Baba Charles Miller. Part of the Crown Jewels of Jazz ® festival.
Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014
5 p.m. - Gospel Concert Celebration at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
Join us for a public gospel concert celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.
Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
1 p.m. - Special Showing of Walesa: Man of Hope Film in the Harriet Tubman Theater
Free with general admission
This cinematic biography from award-winning director Andrzej Wajda mixes archival footage and reenactments to reveal the story of Lech Walesa, who rose from being a shipyard worker to the President of Poland and became a Nobel Prize winning warrior for equality and fairness
Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
6-8:30 p.m. Dreamers' Summit Program and Reception
Three local Hispanic organizations invite the community to hear the personal stories, struggles and experiences of six immigrants in Cincinnati, young Dreamers of varying ethnicities who are caught in the middle of the immigration battle in the U.S., aspiring to gain a legal path to citizenship.