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North Carolina Centennial Celebration Flyer

North Carolina Centennial Celebration Flyer

Photo: AFSC / NC

Information for the AFSC South Region's Centennial Celebration, which will take place in Greensboro, North Carolina starting August 27, 2017.

Featured events:

Waging Peace: 100 Years of Action
AFSC Centennial Exhibit
August 27–November 5, 2017
Guilford College Art Gallery*
5800 W Friendly Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27410

Centennial Gala Celebration
Saturday, September 9
2:00 PM tour of Underground Railroad Tree
5:30-8:00 PM Gala Celebration at Guilford College Hege Library
Reception and stories of AFSC's impact
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Civil Rights City Tour
Sunday, October 1
2:00-5:00 PM, meet at Beloved Community Center
Civil Rights bus tour of Greensboro followed by snacks and stories of
AFSC’s desegregation work in North Carolina.
Info: or
RSVP required for bus tour:
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Additional Events:

Underground Railroad Tree Tour
Saturday, September 9
2:00 PM tour of Underground Railroad Tree at Guilford College

We Answered with Love Reading
Tuesday, September 19
7:00 PM Scuppernong Books, Greensboro
Book event with Nancy Learned Haines,
author of We Answered with Love: Pacifist Service in World War I
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Nonviolent Direct Action Training
Saturday, October 7
New Garden Friends Meeting, Greensboro
Led by Ready the Ground
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Graveyard Tour
Tuesday, October 31
8:00 PM Graveyard tour of New Garden Friends Meeting Cemetery,
focused on AFSC connections

*The Guilford College Art Gallery is located inside the Hege Library building.

Created Date: 
Aug 7, 2017