Saturday’s program on the Selma Anniversary at the Swyer Theater at the Empire State Plaza from 1 to 3pm. Keynote speakers, the Rev. Dr. Mark Morrison-Reed and Colia Liddell Lafayette Clark, will be joined by the Capital Region Youth Orchestra, Capital Region panelists, liturgical dancer and performers. There will be copies of Dr. Morrison-Reed’s book, the Selma Awakening; how the Civil Rights Movement Tested and Changed Unitarian Universalism available for sale and signing. The program is FREE and should be interesting for all ages.
If you know of anyone locally who marched in 1965, please contact Dr. Paul Murray, Co-Director of the project so they can be recognized. Project number is (518) 712-7009,and email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unless we learn the lesson of self-appreciation and practice it, we shall spend our lives imitating other people and deprecating ourselves.
Aida Overton Walker