Laney Museum September 2017 Senior Luncheon
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Activist attorney Benjamin Allen will be the guest speaker for the monthly Senior Luncheon at Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History on September 13, 2017, from 11:30am-1pm. Atty. Allen will address the current relevance of the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education and how to combat racism in today’s social and political climate.
An Augusta native and protégé of the noted, late jurist John H. Ruffin, Mr. Allen has served as representative for Georgia State House District 117; and, as a judge for the Augusta Judicial Circuit Juvenile Court.
Please join us for our year-long celebration of the centennial anniversary of the Augusta Chapter of the NAACP. The branch was initiated in the home of Miss Lucy Craft Laney, February 1917. The cost of the luncheon is $11.00. Reservations are required by close of business, Monday, September 11. Please call 706-724-3576 for further information; or visit our website at www. lucycraftlaneymuseum.com