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With Infinite Hope:
MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Location:
LeMoyne-Owen College
Alma C. Hanson Student Center
(inside of the Little Theater)

807 Walker Ave
Memphis, TN 38126

Date:
Wednesday, April 24

Time:
7:00 PM

With Infinite Hope looks back at the life, leadership, and legacy of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The program follows King's career from his hiring at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church and leadership of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, through his death on April 4th, 1968 in Memphis. The documentary includes interviews with people who participated in well-known events of the Civil Rights Movement: the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the Freedom Rides, the Birmingham Children's March, Selma, and the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike.

Watch a preview here

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Gallery Ten Ninety-One

Gallery Ten Ninety-One presents "FourSights II" bringing together the paintings of Sandra Horton and Frederick Lyle Morris, and photography of Becky Ross McRae and Jon Woodhams.


On exhibit
Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
from April 2 - April 26, 2019.

Artists' reception
Sunday, April 2, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM.

To find out more about our visiting artists go to our Gallery Ten Ninety One page.


Sign up for Gallery Ten Ninety One updates. Go to wkno.org and enter your email address into the “Get Local Show Updates” box and click “go”. After filling in your info, choose “art”. WKNO will only send updates for Gallery Ten Ninety One.



Talking Black in America
Screening

Location:
Hattiloo Theatre
37 South Cooper
Memphis, TN 38104

Date:
Tuesday, April 30

Time:
7:00 PM

This is the first documentary feature on African American language varieties and the powerful role of language in African American culture. The creativity and resilience of people living through oppression, segregation and the fight for equality, and the powerful identity forged by a shared heritage are all expressed in the ways African Americans communicate. TALKING BLACK in AMERICA chronicles the incredible impact of African American English on American language and culture. Filmed across the United States, this documentary is a revelation of language as legacy, identity and triumph over adversity.

Watch a preview here

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More information about this screening,
call Sally Stover at (901) 729-8731
or by email at
sstover@wkno.org


READY TO LEARN
FAMILY DAY

This event is FREE for the whole family

Location:
1977 South 3rd Street
(Cash Saver parking lot)

Date:
May 11, 2019

Time:
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

For More Information, click here

WKNO/PBS Kids SPRING CAMP


Summer School Break will be here soon! Keep your kids ready with S.T.E. M. based learning at the WKNO/PBS Kids SUMMER BREAK CAMP!

Dates:
May 28 - 31, 2019
June 3 - 7, 2019
June 10 - 14, 2019
June 17 - 21, 2019
June 24 - 28, 2019


CAMP IS FOR AGES:
4 - 11 YEARS OLD

CAMP HOURS:
7 AM to 5:30 PM

CAMP LOCATION:
Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church
7289 HWY 64/Stage Road in Bartlett, TN

COST:
$65.00 per child
Payment is accepted in Cash/Check/All Major Credit Cards

To sign-up click here

Or to get more information:
Email Felicia Peat at fpeat@wkno.org
or
call (901) 729-8725



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