29 2019

Legislative Reception and Exhibit: Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Historical Society of Connecticut 1 Elizabeth Street

Contact Ayelet Weber

Please join state legislators and local leaders at the Connecticut Historical Society for an event to support House Bill 7082, which mandates African American history in Connecticut public schools. Come see the exhibit "Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow," which explores the struggle for full citizenship and racial equality that unfolded in the 50 years after the Civil War. For more information click here

Kindly RSVP to Ayelet Weber by Monday, April 22 at aweber@jfact.org or (860) 727-5771

This event is presented by Jewish Federations association of Connecticut (JFACT), Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford, Anty Defamation League (ADL), and the Jewish Historical Society of Connecticut. 

This event is sponsored by Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven, Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut, Immanuel Congregational Church, and United Jewish Federation.

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