Archive for August, 2016

Freedom Center Announces 2016-2017 Season of the John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series

. August 3, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today the 2016-2017 John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series—the series connecting the public with award-winning authors, historians and thought-leaders, discussing themes on history, race, culture and modern abolition. The 2016-2017 series begins August 11 at 6:00 p.m. with civil rights icon, author and 2016 […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center accepting nominations for 2017 Difference Makers Awards

Cincinnati Museum Center accepting nominations for 2017 Difference Makers Awards

. August 3, 2016

CINCINNATI – Do you know someone who spends their weekends planting neighborhood gardens? Or a child who collects books for classmates who may not have any? Maybe you know a business that provides resume workshops for high school students. Cincinnati Museum Center wants to honor them at our ninth annual Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference […]

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The Freedom Film Series Presents DAR HE: The Lynching of Emmett Till in Partnership with ARTSCONNECT Springfield Township

. August 3, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, in partnership with ARTSCONNECT Springfield Township, presents a Freedom Film Series screening of DAR HE: The Lynching of Emmett Till. The screening is scheduled for Saturday, August 13 at 1:00 p.m. in the Harriet Tubman Theater. A discussion with the film’s award-winning playwright, actor & director, […]

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