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September 2020

If Beale St. Could Talk

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until September 30, 2020

Join us September 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 6-7:30 for a Zoom conversation with Stephanie Heglund and Jeana Pynes, to discuss James Baldwin’s 1974 novel, "If Beale Street Could Talk." Set in Harlem in the early 1970s, this novel follows 19-year Tish and her 22-year-old boyfriend Fonny. After their engagement, Tish becomes pregnant. As the story progresses, Fonny is falsely accused of raping a woman, arrested and jailed. It is Baldwin’s first novel focused exclusively on a black love…

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The Life of Harriett Tubman

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on September 24, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Thursdays Sept 17th - Oct 8, 7-9pm Join Bob Bongiovanni and Millie Cline to explore the life of Harriett Tubman. On Thursday, September 17, the group will watch the film "Harriet" together at the church, with safety precautions in place. The remaining 3 sessions will involve a Zoom-based discussion of the book "She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman" by Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Session 1 will run from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. The remaining 3 sessions…

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If Beale St. Could Talk

September 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until September 30, 2020

Join us September 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 6-7:30 for a Zoom conversation with Stephanie Heglund and Jeana Pynes, to discuss James Baldwin’s 1974 novel, "If Beale Street Could Talk." Set in Harlem in the early 1970s, this novel follows 19-year Tish and her 22-year-old boyfriend Fonny. After their engagement, Tish becomes pregnant. As the story progresses, Fonny is falsely accused of raping a woman, arrested and jailed. It is Baldwin’s first novel focused exclusively on a black love…

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October 2020

The Life of Harriett Tubman

October 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Thursdays Sept 17th - Oct 8, 7-9pm Join Bob Bongiovanni and Millie Cline to explore the life of Harriett Tubman. On Thursday, September 17, the group will watch the film "Harriet" together at the church, with safety precautions in place. The remaining 3 sessions will involve a Zoom-based discussion of the book "She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman" by Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Session 1 will run from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. The remaining 3 sessions…

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“The Color of Compromise” Book Discussion

October 4 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until November 29, 2020

Join Scott Wolf for a virtual exploration of the book, "The Color of Compromise: The Truth About the American Church's Complicity in Racism". Participants will dive into the history of the church and what we need to do better and differently in relationship to race. Written by a black author, Jemar Tisby, he calls Christians to stand up now against racism. The group will meet virtually beginning Sunday, Oct 4th at 9pm. Sign up at link below.

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