Monday, May 9
Freedom Riders 50th Anniversary Event
6pm Reception at Levine Museum of the New South (200 E. 7th Street, Charlotte, NC)
7pm Film preview & discussion across 7th Street at First United Presbyterian Church
RSVP BDS@WTVI.org or (704) 371 -8840
Spirit of Anniston Freedom Rider Week
May 10-May 14
An array of activities commemorating the May 14, 1961 attacks on two busloads of Freedom Riders in Anniston will be held the week of May 9-15, 2011.
For more information visit: http://www.spiritofanniston.com/pages/?pageID=33
Thursday, May 12
Nashville Public Television presents a free screening of FREEDOM RIDERS at the Belcourt Theatre.
Doors open at 6pm and there will be a Q&A with original Freedom Riders following the screening.
RSVP for the event: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, May 13
Music of the Movement in Kelly Ingram Park
Performance by the Carlton Reese Memorial Choir
Free and Open to the Public! Great for families!
Saturday, May 14
First Baptist Church
347 N Ripley St
Join original Freedom Riders for this historic screening.
Sunday, May 15
Mississippi Public Broadcasting presents a special screening of FREEDOM RIDERS. Original Freedom Riders in attendance.
1072 J R Lynch St
Jackson, MS 39203
New Orleans, LA
Monday, May 16
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
Please join WYES, The Louisiana Weekly, and Ashe Cultural Arts Center for a special event commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the FREEDOM RIDES’
Welcoming Street Fest Celebration!!!
Monday, May 16th, 2011
- 5:00 p.m. -
Come and join the outside festivities
- 6:00 p.m. -
Original Riders & 2011 Student Freedom Riders arrive