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Wade in the Water: A Community ConversationL.A. Lee YMCA/Mizell Community Center 1409 NW 6th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
South Florida PBS is hosting a hybrid screening of "Wade in the Water: A Community Conversation" at the LA Lee YMCA/Mizell Community Center and on Facebook Live. Locally produced in South Florida, this short film expands the conversation around South Florida's Black communities, the water, and racism, and examines different aspects have led to modern-day lack of swim training and safety programs in the area's Black neighborhoods. This screening will