Invitation from Senator Rosalyn R. Dance

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

"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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