Date:Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 11:00 AM—12:30 PM
Event Type:Musical Programs
Series:Black History Month
Age Group:Family (All Ages)
Enjoy the power of community singing, through the freedom songs of the Civil Rights Movement. This program, facilitated by singer and educator Joyce L. Williams, will explore the messages and meanings, and how these songs continue to play a vital role in the struggle for human rights. Ms. Williams is half of the duo Joyce & Jacque and has shared the stage with notable artists such as Odetta, Nina Simone, Aretha Franklin, The Pointer Sisters, Gladys Night, Sweet Honey in the Rock, and many others. All are welcome regardless of experience.