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African Americans in Aurora: 1921-1955

with Sherman Jenkins

2023-02-06 19:00:00 2023-02-06 20:00:00 America/Chicago African Americans in Aurora: 1921-1955 Join Alderman Sherman Jenkins to learn about how African Americans lived in Aurora during the decades leading up to the national Civil Rights Movement. Santori Library - ASD Santori Zoom Room, N125/N126 Combo

Monday, February 06
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-02-06 19:00:00 2023-02-06 20:00:00 America/Chicago African Americans in Aurora: 1921-1955 Join Alderman Sherman Jenkins to learn about how African Americans lived in Aurora during the decades leading up to the national Civil Rights Movement. Santori Library - ASD Santori Zoom Room, N125/N126 Combo

Santori Library

ASD Santori Zoom Room, N125/N126 Combo

Join Alderman Sherman Jenkins to learn about how African Americans lived in Aurora during the decades leading up to the national Civil Rights Movement.

African Americans have been an integral part of the growth and expansion of Illinois’ second largest city: Aurora. Local researcher and author Sherman Jenkins delves into the who, what, when, where and how African Americans lived and worked during the formative and emerging years of Aurora’s history.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://aurorapubliclibrary-org.zoom.us/j/89846985102

Meeting ID: 898 4698 5102

Santori Library

Phone: 630-264-4117
Fax: 630-892-5648
Branch manager
Tom Spicer

Hours
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