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This Ain’t Nothin’ New
Opening Reception

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free

RAC celebrates and honors the innumerable contributions of Black folks locally, nationally and around the globe. In celebration of Black History Month, we welcome you to THIS AIN’T NOTHIN’ NEW!

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The opening ceremony will include

Opening comedy act by Aaron Lamar

A series of speakers exploring the title of the exhibit “This Ain’t Nothin’ New”, including:

Caroline Sanders, Engage EMU
Desirae Simmons, Community and Political Organizer
Anthony Morgan, Ypsilanti City Council member
Bryan Foley, Sustainability Commissioner of Ypsilanti
Noah Starsix Rucker, Community Builder
Alex Thomas, Local activist and Talk Show Host
Aaron Lamar, Comedian
Keena Winterz, Poet
Khadija Wallace, Joyful Treats
Eastern Michigan University Poetry Society
Ypsilanti High School students

A documentary screening of the Heidelberg Project and Performances by Eastern Michigan University Poetry Society

Details

Date:
February 1
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
https://www.riversidearts.org/february-2019-black-history-month/

Venue

Riverside Arts Center : North Gallery
76 North Huron
Ypsilanti, MI 48197 United States
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Phone:
7344802787