Heads up: Not in Our Town Princeton’s Continuing Conversations will take place after the election, on Monday, November 9 at 7 pm with a special program featuring singer/song writer/story teller Reggie Harris. Click here to register.
Now – November 15
On the Forefront: Trenton’s Junior 1, 1916, Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie
Cadwalader Park, Trenton, (609) 989-1191 | ellarslie.org
Junior Number 1 was one of the first junior high schools to be built in the east and became a model for other districts to see.
October 28 7:00 pm Raising children without prejudice
Sira Williams, Red Bank Public Library Children’s Librarian and parent, and Anne Kelterborn, teacher and parent, will lead the conversation. Click here to register by 5 pm and the Zoom link will be emailed to you.
November 1 noon Gilder Lehrman Institute Book Breaks
Lonnie Bunch, III, Secretary of the Smithsonian, discusses his book A Fool’s Errand: Creating the National Museum of African American History and Culture in the Age of Bush, Obama, and Trump, and the founding of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. RSVP here.
November 4, 11, 18 Raising Anti-racist White Children
Online workshop for parents and educators offering information and guidance on how to prepare white children in our increasingly multiracial society. Cost $95.00. Click here to register.
November 5 7:00 pm Sourland Mountain and American Indians: A Hidden Story with Ian Burrow
Local archaeologist and historian Ian Burrow will talk about Indigenous people on and around the Mountain on Zoom. Sourland Conservancy. RSVP is required in advance. For tickets visit https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E195020&id=39
November 7 3:00 – 4:00 pm Indigenous Peoples: History and Current Issues for the Nanticoke-Lenape
Discussion by Rev. Dr. John R. Norwood of the the Nanticoke-Lenape Tribe. Click here to register to Zoom
November 9 7:00 – 8:30 pm Continuing Conversations on Race and White Privilege: Lift Every Voice: A Performance with Reggie Harris
Singer-songwriter, storyteller and cultural ambassador Reggie Harris performs as part of the Lift Every Voice: 250 Years of Struggle and Song project. Click here to register for this Zoom event.
November 12, 7:00 pm
November 16, noon – 1:00 pm Exposing Caste Discrimination in the United States
Phillip Martin and Dr. Suraj Yengde for a discussion on how caste discrimination has followed Indian, Nepalese, and other South Asian immigrants as they settle in the United States. Click here to register for this Zoom webinar.
November 16 and 17 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Virtual,Two-Day Fall Institute on Race
Led by Beyond Diversity instructors. To register for the Institute and learn more about Beyond Diversity, click here. Tuition: $100.
November 18 11:30 am Racism & Reconstruction in New Jersey
During Chhange’s November Virtual Lunch & Learn, Racism & Reconstruction in New Jersey, Dr. Walter D. Greason of Monmouth University will discuss the waves of political reconstruction that have shaped New Jersey’s race relations and the future of racism and equality in our state. Click here to register. If you are unable to register online, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Nicole Rizzuto, Program Manager, at 862-202-6846.