African-Americans and the Vote
Black History Month
- Date: 02/29/2020 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
- Location: Hemphill Branch Library
2301 W. Vandalia Rd.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27407
Shirley Simmons, local African-American historian, will present a program featuring prominent African-Americans that have been involved in voting rights, such as Martin Luther King Jr. and others. A screening of the film Selma will follow. It is about the 1965 march in Selma, Alabama for voting rights spearheaded by Martin Luther King Jr. The film is rated PG-13.