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.

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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

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