Invitation from Senator Rosalyn R. Dance

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Beloved Community Roundtable
November 12, 2018 - 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Gillfield Baptist Church
Petersburg

"Where we go from here?"

The Virginia Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission invites the public to remember the life and legacy of Dr. King in a series of roundtables held in each of the Virginia communities that he visited.  In 2018, fifty years after the death of Dr. King, we reflect on his vision of a Beloved Community in Virginia today and we ask, "Where do we go from here?"

With featured speakers and panelists:

  • Delegate Lashrecse Aird, 63rd District
  • Senator Rosalyn Dance, 16th District
  • Lucious Edwards, Retired Virginia State University Historian and Consultant
  • Juanita Epps, CEO of Pathways
  • Dr. Joanne Lucas, Retired Educator and Consultant
  • Dr. George W.C. Lyons, Jr., Gillfield Baptist Church
  • Senator Jennifer McClellan, Chair of the Commission
  • Mayor Samuel Parham, City of Petersburg
  • Laneda Wright, Virginia State University Student
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