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Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom

February 1 @ 8:00 am - February 14 @ 5:00 pm

Filled with traditional and original Gospel and Freedom songs, Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom tells the moving and inspiring true story of Lynda Blackmon, the youngest person to walk all the way from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, on the Voting Rights March in 1965. Jailed nine times before her 15th birthday, Lynda and her friends and neighbors fought alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to secure the right to vote for African Americans.

Recommended for mature middle school and high school audiences

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Join us for a Talkback with Lynda Blackmon Lowery on Thursday, February 11th at 7 pm!

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Start:
February 1 @ 8:00 am
End:
February 14 @ 5:00 pm
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