• "Accidental Courtesy" Film Screening with Q&A

    Apr 23rd, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    National Civil Rights Museum, Ford Motor Co. Theatre

    While music is Darryl Davis' full-time profession, seeking to improve race relations nationwide, has become a full-time obsession. In "Accidental Courtesy," Davis is the first Black author to travel the country interviewing KKK leaders and members, filming real-life encounters with Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazi leaders a he helps to dismantle racism across the United States.

     

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  • Ruby Bridges Reading Festival

    May 18th, 2019
    10:00am - 3:00pm
    National Civi Rights Museum Courtyard

    For the fourth year, the National Civil Rights Museum is proud to partner with civil rights activist Ruby Bridges-Hall to present the Ruby Bridges Reading Festival. Children pre-K through elementary school not only receive free books at the festival, but can also enjoy storytelling and entertainment. Educators, with their valid school ID, can also get free books for their classroom. The event will feature fun activities including face painting, balloon animals, dance and musical performances and food trucks. 

     

     

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