Events, Week of August 9, 2020

Check back during the week.  New events and information will be added as they are announced.

August 9

2 pm The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Book Breaks with historian Kellie Carter Jackson. Force and Freedom: Black Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence. Click here to register.

Joint Effort Safe Streets

Noon – 3:30 pm Joint Effort will provide free dinner meals that can be picked up from Sally’s Kitchen at 27 1/2 Leigh Avenue.

4 – 6 pm Cynthia “Chip” Fisher and Romus Broadway Memorial Virtual Art Exhibit-Collage Slideshow and Community Reception

6 – 7:30 pm Jim Floyd Memorial Lecture and Music Hour

Meeting ID: 826 0596 0518
Passcode: 907791

For more information contact John Bailey at or check Joint Effort Facebook

August 12  UN Women USA NY

6:30 pm  Black & Womxn: Working in America

“Explore the inherent racism of systems in our own community, nation and the world, and the specific experience of racism in all aspects of being Black and womxn in America” with moderator Jamia Wilson, and panelists Minda Harts, Michele T. Ghee, and Raquel Willis. Click here to register.

August 13 (and 20) Princeton Senior Resource Center Symposium on Race
1:00 p.m. Systemic and systematic racism with Rachel Apter, director of NJ Civil Rights Division.
August 20, The similarities and differences between protesting today and marching in 1963 with Dr. Gilbert Caldwell and a panel of millennials.
Registration required, no fee.  Click here to register.
Dr. Ruha Benjamin and the American Association for the Advancement of ScienceAAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion (DoSER) program in a conversation on the future of technology, race, and religion.

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