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Sun, Jan 15


New Providence Memorial Library

Film and Discussion: Ruby Bridges

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. watch the movie and join the discussion -- the public is welcome!

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Film and Discussion: Ruby Bridges
Film and Discussion: Ruby Bridges

Time & Location

Jan 15, 2023, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

New Providence Memorial Library, 377 Elkwood Ave, New Providence

About the Event

Ruby Bridges is the story of the 6-year-old child who desegregated the New Orleans public school system in 1960. The movie, which stars Chaz Monet as the young Ruby, attempts a realistic rendering of the events that happened to the civil rights activist family and child. Co-sponsored by the Summit College Club and the League of Women Voters of Berkeley Heights, New Providence and Summit, the movie and discussion are open to all -- invite a friend! This movie is appropriate for children 13 and older. 

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