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Connecticut’s African American Heroines

June 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Free
Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place
Westport, CT 06880 United States


African Americans have played a major role in the development of our state, our nation and our world. African American women from Connecticut are no exception! Join Westport Historical Society on Wednesday, June 12, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, for an interactive multi-media program by the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame and learn about some of Connecticut’s most remarkable African American heroines.

From women’s rights advocate Maria Miller Stewart and legendary contralto and Civil Rights catalyst Marian Anderson to pioneering journalist Adrianne Baughns-Wallace and our former State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier, you’ll be inspired as we explore the important contributions of African American women in Connecticut.

There is no charge for this event however reservations are recommended, register at www.westporthistory.org or call (203) 222-1424 x5. Light refreshments will be served.

Details

Date:
June 12
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
www.westporthistory.org

Organizer

Westport Historical Society
Phone:
203.222.1424
Website:
http://westporthistory.org

Venue

Westport Historical Society
25 Avery Place
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Phone:
203.222.1424
Website:
http://westporthistory.org/

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