HARTFORD, Conn.: Pushing Forward for Jobs and Freedom

February 23 2013 18:00 - February 23 2013 20:30

39th Annual People's World African-American History Month celebration

Saturday, February 23 at 6 p.m.

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

Guest speaker Jamie Wilson, associate professor at Salem State University: 'Ain't gonna let nobody turn us around' - Pushing Forward for Jobs and Freedom.

Music and buffet. $5 or what you can.

At 405 Capitol Ave., Hartford.