Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7-9pm
Author of “Brother Hollis: The Sankofa of a Movement Man”
Co-Founder and President of Southern Echo, Inc.
“Hollis Watkins is the Co-founder and President of Southern Echo, Inc., a leadership organization dedicating to empowering local residents throughout Mississippi and the Southern region to make political, economic, educational, and environmental systems accountable to the needs and interests of the African-American community.”
– from Petra, Leaders for Justice
MCHR’S BISHOP H. COLEMAN MCGHEE, JR. CHAMPION OF JUSTICE AWARD WILL BE PRESENTED TO DETROIT AUTHOR AND ACTIVIST FRANK JOYCE
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
General Motors Theater
315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit 48201
The 2018 Fall Film Series will feature four great films and post-viewing discussions beginning at 7 p.m. on October 9, 16, 23 and 30 at St. John’s Episcopal Church. (11 Mile & Woodward).
Aging in America, sponsored by GATE (Greater Awareness Through Education), presents four experts who will talk and answer questions about programs and aid available for older citizens in Metro Detroit. The program is scheduled for 2:00-4:00 p.m., Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Farmington Hills Library, 32737 Twelve Mile Road, Farmington Hills, Mich. 48334. For information contact Gohar Tax at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-848-9306.
Rhonda Craig, president of League of Women Voters of Detroit, will be joined by partners from Citizen Detroit and Voters, Not Politicians to present information on the “Promote the Vote” and gerrymandering/redistricting ballot initiatives.
Young leaders needed from diverse communities across Metro Detroit to join us on a journey of growth, discovery and connection.