Photo Exhibition Commemorating Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act

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San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art Presents

“In Our Lifetime…”
A Photo Exhibition Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

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M.L. King Center at Bayview Baptist Church
6134 Benson Ave., San Diego, CA 92114
February 1st – 28th 2014

Please join us…

February 1, 2014, 6:00-8:00 PM – Opening Night
February 2-28, 2014

Exhibition Hours:
Sat. 1:30-4:00 PM
Sun. 1:00-3:00 PM /
Wed. 4:00-7:00 PM /
Weekdays by appointment 1:00-4:00 PM

February 7, 2014, 12:00 Noon – Catfish Club Meeting – Civil Rights in San Diego, Harold Brown-SD Civil Rights Museum
Non-members $20.00, Students $10.00

February 15, 2014, 5:30-8:00 PM – Symposium: “Why is America Afraid of Our Young Black Men?”  A discussion around the Oscar Grant Story featured in the award winning film. Fruitvale Station (optional viewing of film)

February 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – Lecture by Noted Photographer Brent Lewis, “The history of African American photographers with an emphasis on documentary and photojournalism”

February 26, 2014 5:30 PM – Appreciation reception for Bayview Baptist Church. 7:00 PM- Black History Play, Bayview Sanctuary

All events will be held at the M. L. King Center on the campus of Bayview Baptist Church and are free to the public unless otherwise noted.

SDAAMFA gratefully acknowledges the generous support of Walmart, San Diego Gas & Electric, Paradise Valley Hospital/The Dr. Prem Reddy Family Foundation, Union Bank Foundation, San Diego State University, Bayview Baptist Church and Bayview Charities.

We would like to extend a special note of appreciation to the Johnson Publishing Company for their assistance with this important exhibition.

The cover photo is courtesy of Associated Press.

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