A civic discourse with members of these formerly thriving but now defunct Newark venues, about the role of church and community in their lives, the joys and sorrows of our evolving neighborhoods, and the task of picking up the pieces and moving on.
Moderators: Tracey Battles and Joyce Stafford Simmons
Facilitator: Barry Carter
Baxter Terrace Panelists: Rosemary Spears, Fred Brown, Ronald Koontz, Linda Leonard Nevels, and Fateisha Mariano
Queen of Angels Panelists: Miles Callender, Cecilia Faulks, Winona Ward, and Dr. Margaret Henderson
Saturday, February 4, 2017, 2:00 to 4:30 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library, 5 Washington Street, Newark
Cosponsored by the Rutgers-Newark Department of History and the Clement Alexander Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience
This program is part of Black History Celebration 2017.
PNC Foundation is proud to support the Newark Public Library’s Black History Celebration.