From award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson, “FREEDOM RIDERS” features testimony from a fascinating cast of central characters: The Riders themselves, state and federal authorities, and journalists who witnessed the Rides firsthand. The two-hour documentary is based on Raymond Arsenault’s Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice. Refreshments will be provided at the screening.
Free and open to the public.
MLK Jr. March and Candlelight Vigil
Jan. 20, 4:00 p.m.
Why Civil Rights Education Matters in Walla Walla in 2014
Jan. 27, 4:30 p.m.
Why The Movement Matters: Learning from America's Civil Rights Struggles
Jan. 27, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Nonviolent Resistance and Campaigning Workshop
An Evening with Civil Rights Activist Diane Nash
Jan. 30, 7:00 p.m.