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Freedom Riders has partnered with museums, public libraries, civic organizations and colleges & universities to bring screenings and innovative public programming to communities across the country.  Check with the organizations below to find events in your area.

Alabama
Civil Rights Memorial / Southern Poverty Law Center Montgomery, AL
First Baptist Church Montgomery, AL
Spirit of Anniston Birmingham, AL
Arizona
Arizona State University Libraries Tempe, AZ
California
College of the Redwoods Eureka, CA
Culver City MLK Celebration Culver City, CA
Facing History and Ourselves San Francisco, CA
Japanese American National Museum Los Angeles, CA
Museum of the African Diaspora San Francisco, CA
Museum of Tolerance Los Angeles, CA
University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
San Diego Public Library San Diego, CA
San Francisco Public Library San Francisco, CA
Colorado
Facing History and Ourselves Denver, CO
Connecticut
Connecticut Center for Nonviolence Hartford, CT
Florida
Fulton Holland Educational Service Center West Palm Beach, FL
Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church Tallahassee, FL
Georgia
Albany Civil Rights Institute Albany, GA
Emory University Atlanta, GA
Georgia Humanities Council Atlanta, GA
Live Oak Public Library Savannah, GA
Moorehouse College Atlanta, GA
Illinois
DuSable Museum of African American History Chicago, IL
Illinois Humanities Council Chicago, IL
National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Urbana, IL
Iowa
Putnam Museum & IMAX Theater Davenport, IA
Kansas
Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site Topeka, KS
Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Lawrence, KS
Louisiana
New Orleans Public Library New Orleans, LA
Massachusetts
Facing History and Ourselves Boston, MA
Michigan
Arab American National Museum Dearborn, MI
Detroit Public Library Detroit, MI
Missouri
Kansas City Public Library Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch Kansas City, MO
Kauffman Scholars Kansas City, MO
St. Louis Community College-Meramec Kirkwood, MO
Nevada
The Mirage Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, NV
North Carolina
Alamance Community College Graham, NC
Catawba Valley Community College Hickory, NC
Duke University Raleigh, NC
Elon University Elon, NC
International Civil Rights Center and Museum Greensboro, NC
Mount Olive College Mount Olive, NC
NC A&T Greensboro, NC
NC Museum of History Screening & Panel Discussion Raleigh, NC
UNC-Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC
UNC-Charlotte Charlotte, NC
UNC-Greensboro Greensboro, NC
New Hampshire
New Hampshire Institute of Politics Manchester, NH
New York
Bush Memorial Center, Russell Sage Campus Troy, NY
Fowler High School Syracuse, NY
Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History New York, NY
Ohio
Facing History and Ourselves Cleveland, OH
National Underground Railroad and Freedom Center Cincinnati, OH
Pennsylvania
Heinz History Center Pittsburgh, PA
South Carolina
Culture and Heritage Museums Rock Hill, SC
Nancy Carson Library North Augusta, SC
University of South Carolina School of Journalism & Mass Communication Columbia, SC
Tennessee
Facing History and Ourselves Memphis, TN
First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
National Civil Rights Museum Memphis, TN
Texas
International Cultural Arts Center Lubbock, TX
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum Austin, TX
Omni Houston Galleria Hotel Houston, TX
Texas Southern University Houston, TX
Utah
Salt Lake City Public Library Salt Lake City, UT
Virginia
John Handley High School Winchester, VA
Robert Russa Moton Museum Farmville, VA
University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, VA
Washington
Freedom Riders at History Café Seattle, WA
Museum of History and Industry Seattle, WA
Washington, D.C.
Newseum Washington, DC
Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Washington, DC
Smithsonian National Museum of American History Washington, DC
Wisconsin
Discovery World’s Innovation Theater Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI

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