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Sandburg Home Commemorates Chicago Race Riot Anniversary

August 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Chicago Race Riot with an event on Saturday, Aug. 3, from 2 to 4pm at the Henderson County Main Library. The park has invited Claire Hartfield, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author, to read from her most recent book, A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919. Hartfield is a nationally recognized author and education leader.

Details

Date:
August 3, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.nps.gov/carl/learn/news/pr-chicago-race-riots.htm

Organizer

Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site
Phone:
828-693-4178
Website:
www.nps.gov/carl

Venue

Henderson County Main Library, Kaplan Auditorium
301 N Washington St.
Hendersonville, NC 28739 United States
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Phone:
828-697-4725
Website:
www.henderson.lib.nc.us