BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- The Bridgeport Library's Black Rock Branch will host A Celebration of Black of Black History Month with several special guest speakers, including State Sen. Marilyn Moore, retired Bridgeport Police Lt. David Daniels, producer Cheri L. Humphrey, playwright/artist Francis Pressley, community activist Kingsley Osei, author Harry Bell and author/community organizer M.L. Brooks.
The free event is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the library, , 2705 Fairfield Ave.
The panel discussion will touch on:
- Violence in the community.
- Racism in America today.
- Voting rights.
- Police brutality.
- How to build the future.
- Celebrate and create awareness.
- Bridge the divide.
- Unite and effect change.
Free food and beverages will be provided.
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