Thursday, February 19, 7 PM Â
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, 4055 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis
Join a community discussionÂ on the relevance of the impactÂ The Way Opportunities Unlimited Inc. had onÂ social reform in Minnesota, and the ongoing violence we are seeing today,Â and how we respond to it.Â Leading the discussion will beÂ Professor Mahmoud El-Kati,Â former director of The Wayâ€™s education department;Â Verlena Matey-Keke, former coordinator of The Wayâ€™s education department; andÂ Rev. Dr. Rolland Robinson, former chair of The Wayâ€™s board of directors and authorÂ of “For A Moment We Had The Way”. These movement leaders can connect Minneapolisâ€™ past and present struggles and strategies.
This free program is sponsored by theÂ Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park Legacy CouncilÂ with support from the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board andÂ Living Spirit United Methodist Church.Â For more information:Â Â Â 651-492-7070