Black History Expo Part Mbili: Sitting In on History - Part I
An opportunity for children ages 10 and above to learn about the history of the 1960 Civil Rights Movement in Chattanooga and the Sit-ins that took place here from members of the movement themselves. Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016 Place: Bessie Smith Cultural Center 200 E Martin Luther King Blvd Chattanooga, TN 37402 Time: 1pm - 3pm
Black History Expo Part Mbili: Sitting In on History - Part II
An opportunity for children ages 8 and above to learn about the history of the 1960 Civil Rights Movement in Nashville and Chattanooga and the Sit-ins that took place in both cities. Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016 Place: Nashville, TN, with tours of Fish University and a education program at the Nashville Public Library Time: 9am thru 3pm CST
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