CANCELLED: Goin' To Chicago: Documentary & Discussion with the AAHC
Join us for a screening of “Goin’ To Chicago", a documentary by George King that focuses on the Great Migration era of African-American history. From approximately 1916 through 1970, an estimated 6-million African-Americans left the rural South in search of better lives. Cynthia Clark, member of the Quad Cities non-profit organization "Afro American Heritage Center" (AAHC) will also lead a discussion after the screening.
Related LibGuide: African American Authors by Stephanie Spraggon
- Monday, February 11, 2019
- 5:00pm - 6:30pm
- Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room A
Established June 14, 2006, activities of the Afro-American Heritage Center are ‘Raising the Value of History & Culture’ by promoting educational programs based on American History from the Afro‑American perspective. The AAHC is a 501 (c) (3) community-based organization of Rock Island, Illinois. www.afrolegacy.org.