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Speakers announced for Monday’s Church Hill Central Civic Association meeting

January 15, 2010 12:08 pm by

The next meeting of the Church Hill Central Civic Association will be Monday January 18th from 7-8:30PM at the Robinson Theater (2903 Q Street). Speakers include Betsy Hart on the history/future of the Robinson Theater, Eric Anderson on the local impact of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and reflection on the impact of the Civil Rights Movement by Sharon & Robert Burton.

Betsy Hart

Ms. Hart is the Executive Director of the Robinson Theater. She will be giving a short presentation regarding the history and future of the Robinson Theater.

Eric Anderson

Mr. Anderson is one of the Valentine History Centers teachers. His presentation will be on how the Montgomery bus boycott impacted and inspired the Richmond boycotts

Sharon & Robert Burton

Ms. Burton will share some historical events about the Montgomery bus boycotts, give her personal reflections on how her life has been affected by the efforts of the civil rights movement and her involvement in local boycotts and integration. Ms. Burton’s son, Robert, a recent graduate of Morehouse College, will share how the efforts of the movement impacts his life.

There will be light refreshments


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