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1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation

A Martin Luther King Jr. Day presentation

2021-01-18 19:00:00 2021-01-18 20:00:00 America/New_York 1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation 1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation, As Reflected in the Words and Deeds of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. This program will be held virtually using Zoom. Virtual

Monday, January 18
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-01-18 19:00:00 2021-01-18 20:00:00 America/New_York 1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation 1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation, As Reflected in the Words and Deeds of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. This program will be held virtually using Zoom. Virtual

1963: A Year in the Life of a Nation, As Reflected in the Words and Deeds of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. This program will be held virtually using Zoom.

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel were two of the most committed and outspoken human rights and civil rights activists of their day.  This presentation will focus on 1963, the year in which they met, and the significance of their leadership in the larger history of the Modern Civil Rights Movement. 

This program is led by Regennia N. Williams, PhD; Founder and Director of the RASHAD Center, Incorporated; Distinguished Scholar of African American History and Culture; The Western Reserve Historical Society.


This program will be held virtually using Zoom, no download is required.

  • 6:45p-7:00p - Facilitator will be available for optional setup, and technical assistance.
  • 7:00p - Program begins

Registration and an email address are required  to receive the link to participate.  A meeting link will be emailed to registered participants approximately one hour prior to the start of the program. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join.


If you have any questions about this program, please contact: Tania Benites / tbenites-galvez@cuyahogalibrary.org 

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Hours
Mon, Jan 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 22 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jan 23 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jan 24 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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Tue, Jan 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Tue, Jan 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Jan 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Wed, Jan 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Wed, Feb 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Wed, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Thu, Feb 18, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
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Thu, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Sat, Feb 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Sat, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Canceled
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