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Echoes Of A Dream: The Historical & Spiritual Perspective of the Civil Rights Movement

December 2 @ 5:00 pm - December 3 @ 5:00 pm

Anniversary to Commemorate the Civil Rights Demonstrations (ACCORD) is hosting a third weekend of its Fall speakers series. This third event will be a special screening of the full feature documentary entitled, “Echoes Of A Dream: The Historical & Spiritual Perspective of The Civil Rights Movement.” Following the screening, there will be an open discussion with the film producer Motown Maurice on the impact of the civil rights movement on future generations.

Registrations is suggested, but not required. Participants are welcome to explore the ACCORD Museum to learn about St. Augustine’s Civil Rights history through guided and self-led tours, a trolley tour of 25 Civil Rights sites in St. Augustine (registration required), and to further engage with Mr. Maurice at a Meet & Greet the day following the lecture.

Schedule of Events: 

Friday, December 2, 5 – 8:30 PM: Museum visitation and tours

Friday, December 2, 6 PM: Film Screening and Discussion: “Echoes Of A Dream: The Historical & Spiritual Perspective of The Civil Rights Movement”

Saturday, December 3, 8:30 AM – 1 PM: Museum visitation and tours

Saturday, December 3, 11 AM: Meet & Greet with Maurice, followed by a second film screening of “Echoes Of A Dream: The Historical & Spiritual Perspective of The Civil Rights Movement”

Saturday, December 3, 9 – 10:30 AM: Freedom Trail Trolley Tours

This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with Anniversary to Commemorate the Civil Rights Demonstrations, Inc.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

December 2 @ 5:00 pm -
December 3 @ 5:00 pm

Other

Presenter Information:
Motown Maurice, film maker and producer, founder of Motown Maurice Productions
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
In-person

Event Contact:

Elizabeth Duncan
Phone:
(904) 347-1382

Event Venue:

ACCORD CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM
79 Bridge Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084 United States
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Phone:
(904) 347-1382

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