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Teens Welcome!

Do you remember the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing of September 1963?
Four young girls ages 11-14 lost their lives!
Learn more at a stage production of
Ballad of Birmingham
Your Right to Vote!
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Central Library
40 East St. Clair Street
Clowes Auditorium 
12:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.

The Indianapolis Public Library’s African-American History Committee, in collaboration with local poet and performer, Sonny Bates, presents the stage production of poetry, dance, and dramatic readings against a backdrop of film and news clips from September 1963. Also, see the “Rally Around!” vignette about voting inequality performed by Freetown Village.
Free and open to the public.