exciting programs in honor of the Freedom Sisters Exhibit
- When Do I Stand Up for What I Believe. Create a full-size, paper, self-portrait that conveys your goals and dreams. Your portrait can then be decorated with collage, fabric, or other materials.
Thurs-11/20 at 4 pm - Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento
Tues-12/2 at 4 pm - North Natomas Library, 2500 New Market Drive , Sacramento
Sat-12/6 at 2 pm - Arcade Library, 2443 Marconi Avenue, Sacramento
Wed-12/17 at 4 pm - South Natomas Library, 2901 Truxel Road , Sacramento
- Sandy Martin: Freedomâ€™s Sisters: Women of Wisdom, Hope, and Courage. Poet and author Sandy Martin incorporates original poems in a tribute to the twenty featured Freedomâ€™s Sisters highlighting the unique contribution of each woman.
Tues-12/2 at 6:30 pm - Orangevale Library, 8820 Greenback Lane , Suite L, Orangevale
Tues-12/16 at 6 pm - Elk Grove Library, 8900 Elk Grove Blvd, Elk
WORD & MUSIC - Angela James: My Mama Told Me. My Mama Told Me. The program celebrates the Freedomâ€™s Sisters with spoken word and music featuring stories, handed down by generations, about the Civil Rights movement.
Sat-11/22 at 2 pm - Del Paso Heights Library, 920 Grand Ave, Sacramento
Wed-12/10 at 4 pm - North Natomas Library, 2500 New Market Drive, Sacramento
DANCE & POETRY - Angela James: The Right to Be. A celebration program featuring narrative, dance, and poetry honoring the achievements of the Freedomâ€™s Sisters.
Thurs-12/4 at 4 pm - South Natomas Library, 2901 Truxel Rd, Sacramento
HISTORICAL PORTRAITS - Mary Kelly: A Salute to Freedomâ€™s Sisters. Kelly creates
historical portraits with a unique oral and visual style bringing to life selected Freedomâ€™s Sisters, including Harriet Tubman, Fannie Mae Hamer, and Coretta Scott King.
Thurs-11/13 at 4 pm - Southgate Library, 6132 66th Avenue, Sacramento
Thurs-11/13 at 6:30 pm - Sylvan Oaks Library, 6700 Auburn Blvd., Citrus Heights
Wed-11/19 at 4 pm - Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento
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