The Madam Walker Story

The Madam Walker Story

Sat, Aug 17, 2019 11:00 AM – Sat, Aug 17, 2019 3:00 PM The Madam Walker Story

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Where: Central Library

Central Library One Library Square 40 E. St. Clair St. Indianapolis , Indiana 46204

Learn the story of Madam C. J. Walker (1867 –1919), a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer as told from a different point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created for women, African Americans and Indianapolis.

This program will be held in the Center for Black Literature & Culture (CBLC) and will be presented by the Freetown Village: A Living Experience in Black History Singers.

This special, one-character performance by Freetown Village will repeat every 30 minutes during the scheduled time. The program, suitable for children, is sponsored by The Penrod Society and the Center for Black Literature & Culture at Central Library.

Event tags: the story of Madam C. J. Walker, Center for Black Literature & Culture (CBLC), The Penrod Society, one-character performance by Freetown Village

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August 17, 2019 11:00 AM
August 17, 2019 3:00 PM
America/Indianapolis
Sat, Aug 17, 2019 The Madam Walker Story

Learn the story of Madam C. J. Walker (1867 –1919), a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer as told from a different point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created for women, African Americans and Indianapolis.

This program will be held in the Center for Black Literature & Culture (CBLC) and will be presented by the Freetown Village: A Living Experience in Black History Singers.

This special, one-character performance by Freetown Village will repeat every 30 minutes during the scheduled time. The program, suitable for children, is sponsored by The Penrod Society and the Center for Black Literature & Culture at Central Library.


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