A Reason To Believe Our Voices Matter Black History Month 2020

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A Reason To Believe Our Voices Matter Black History Month 2020
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Sat 29 February 2020
Saturday 29 February 2020
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Hosted by African American Canadian descendants
Examine injustices, create solutions with our youth, enjoy cultural food, music, displays

Multi-generational Black History Month culminating gathering with focus on setting the stage for our youth to succeed equitably in all facets of society

Displays of books, information and archives from the original early 1900’s Black settlements and more

African American genres of music presented- Jazz, Blues, Gospel

Cultural refreshments

Visual displays of injustice examples coupled with questions to ponder will drive the conversation

Guest speakers and panel led dialogue session using historical and present-day researched incidents and experiences as a catalyst for discussion of discrimination

Using the background and gained knowledge about historical and 21st century challenges as a catalyst for change will guide the group facilitated community conversation following the panel, giving opportunity to broaden the discussion and brainstorm possible solutions.

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