1/19/2014 Let Freedom Ring
A free “Discover First America” program begins at 7PM on the eve of the opening of the 450th Commeration signature exhibition titled “Journey: 450 Years of the African-American Experience.” Persons who witnessed and experienced the landmark events that occurred in St. Augustine during the 1960s will be present. In addition Florida Memorial College alumni will recount their important role in the Civil Rights Movement. The evening includes a performance by the St. Augustine Orchestra and a gospel choir. This program is sponsored by the St. Augustine New World Center Foundation. The event will be held in Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College (across the street from the Peace and Plenty Inn). Go to staugustine-450.com.