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Durham County Library Hosts Program and Discussion on Freedom Riders

Program: Freedom Riders: Lessons from the Past for Today’s Justice Struggle Date: Saturday, December 14 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host Bob Zellner, Freedom Rider and activist, for a screening of selections from the PBS documentary, Freedom Riders […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Community Dialogue on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs & Freedom: August 28, 1963-August 28, 2013

Program: Community Dialogue: How Far Have We Come? Looking Back at the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs & Freedom Date: Sunday, Aug. 18 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host Mandy Carter of the Bayard Rustin 2013 Commemoration […]

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May 18, 1963: A Durham’s Civil Rights Story

Program: Just Friends That You Never Knew: A Personal and Historical Glance at Durham’s Integration of Public Facilities Date: Saturday, May 18 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library and St. Joseph’s Historic Foundation will host a program commemorating Durham’s […]

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