Events, January 3 – 14, 2021

January 3 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Fiesta del Día de Los Reyes Magos: A Three Kings Day Flamenco Celebration

Virtual celebration will feature a live dance performance by the Arts Council’s Flamenco program, led by Lisa Botalico. Suggested donation: $10. Proceeds benefit the Arts Council’s community programs. Register here! 

Celebra la Fiesta del Dia de los Reyes Magos, un evento cultural para familias, presentando Bailes de Flamenco dirigidos por Lisa Botalico. Domingo, 3 de enero, 2021. Donación Sugerida: $10. Registrarse aquí.

January 4 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Continuing Conversations on Race and White Privilege: Stressors of being a model minority

Discussion will explore the concept of model minority and its connection to white supremacy.  How do predominantly white spaces encourage assimilation rather than celebrating differences and being true inclusive spaces.  Will review 6 steps for being an anti-racist. Click here to register.

January 5 7:00 p.m. Campaign to End the New Jim Crow Trenton Chapter meeting

In addition to its regular business meeting, CENJC has NIOT board member Caroline Clarke on its program.  For Zoom log in information for this meeting:

January 10 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Gilder Lehrman Book Breaks: Marcus P. Nevius and City of Refuge

Marcus P. Nevius discusses his book City of Refuge: Slavery and Petit Marronage in the Great Dismal Swamp, 1763–1856, the story of an informal economy among enslaved people and the construction of internal improvements in the Great Dismal Swamp of Virginia and North Carolina. Register here

January 14 7:15 – 9:00 p.m. Princeton Public Library’s Black Voices Book Group

January’s book is The Mournable Body by Tsitsi Dangarembga.  The group meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:15pm on Google Meet.

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