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Bridge Crossing Jubilee day by day list of events

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The 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March is fast approaching. Here is a list of day to day events during the Bridge Crossing Jubilee:

Thursday, March 5th

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Public Hearings on Poverty: A Renewal of Dr. King's Poor Peoples Campaign Brown Chapel, 410 Martin Luther King Street

5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Mayor's Welcome Reception, Mayor George Evans Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Play: The Life of Jimmie Lee Jackson Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Memorial for Martyrs of the Movement & Mass Meeting Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1431 Broad Street

7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Miss Jubilee Pageant School of Discovery, 1200 Water Avenue Fee:$5

Friday, March 6th

6:30 a.m. Jubilee Golf Tournament, Valley Grande Golf Course, Dr Leroy Maxwell, 334-872-2321, $50

8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Women & the Civil Rights Movement: A Conversation, Dr. Adelaide Sanford, Dr. Evelyn Dare, Faya Toure'

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Education Summit, Wallace Community College, 3000 Earl Goodwin Parkway

9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The Case for Emotional Emancipation, Community Healing Network, Inc., Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children's Sojourn, School of Discovery, 400 Washington Street, Shiloh Baptist Church, 1416 Selma Avenue, $7

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Invisible Giants Story Telling, Selma City Schools

Noon to 3 p.m. Building a Movement From the Ground Up, Rev William Barber, Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Induction into Legal Guardians Hall of Fame, National Voting Rights Museum, 6 Hwy 80 East

3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Induction into the Women's Hall of Fame, National Voting Rights Museum, 6 Hwy 80 East 

4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Film Festival, Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mock Trial, Dallas County Courthouse, 105 Lauderdale Street

7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A Public Conversation, Dallas County Courthouse, 105 Lauderdale Street

7 p.m. to 9 p.m. “Stomp Out to Vote” Step Show, School of Discovery, Pickard Auditorium, 400 Washington Street, Fee: $12

Saturday, March 7th

9 a.m. to noon BREAK-OUT SESSIONS, Dallas County Courthouse, 105 Lauderdale Street, Sponsors & Speakers TBA 

  • Race, Poverty, and the Injustice System 
  • Health Care for All: Now Is the Time 
  • Alabama Unafraid: Latino Immigrant Activism Post-House Bill 56 
  • The Role of Education in the Liberation of a People 
  • Still Separate, Still Unequal: Combating Racial Segregation Under the Fair Housing Act and Other Civil Rights Laws '
  • Environmental Justice 
  • Policing & Mass Incarceration in America 
  • America's Labor Unions: Fighting for a Society & Economy that Works for All
2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Voting Rights Workshop, Title TBA, Ryan Haygood, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Brown Chapel, 410 Martin Luther King Street

2:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Looking Back to Move Forward: Living Legends Share Their Wisdom About Challenges of Today Claudette Colvin, Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Robert “Bob” Moses, Diane Nash, Rev. C.T. Vivian

4:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. Fighting for the Future and the Soul of the Nation, Rev. William Barber, Moral Monday Movement Time & Location TBA The Drug War: Its Role in Mass Incarceration & Disenfranchisement of African Americans, TOPS Saturday Activities

8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Freedom Foot Soldiers Children's Breakfast, RB Hudson Middle School, 1701 Summerfield Road, $5

9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Jubilee Parade, Selma High School to Edmund Pettus Bridge on Broad Street

10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Battle of the Bands, School of Discovery Parking Lot, 400 Washington Street

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Jubilee Street Festival & Music (Blues, Hip Hop, R&B), Water Avenue, $12 Advance, $20 Gate

11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Induction into Hall of Resistance, AAECW Museum, 1410 Water Avenue

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Turn Up Youth Summit, School of Discovery, 400 Washington Avenue

Noon to 4 p.m. Children's Village & Story Telling Tent, Singing, and Rides, Phoenix Park (across from St. James Hotel)

12:30 noon to 2 p.m. Fruits of the Labor Luncheon, Selma Convention Center, 211 Washington Street, $25

2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Film Festival, Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Meet the Author Book Signing, Elders' House, 1304 Water Avenue

7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Freedom Flame Awards Gala, Location TBA, $100 (Table $800)

10 p.m. until -Old School Blues Show & Dance, Elks Lodge, 4304 Water Avenue, $10 Foot Soldiers, $20 General Admission

Sunday, March 8th

7:30 a.m. Martin Luther & Coretta Scott King Unity Breakfast, WCCS, 3000 Earl Goodwin Parkway - Ticket $75 (Table $750)

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Emerging Leaders Breakfast, Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday Morning Services, Various Churches in Selma ***Rev. Sharton is expected to be there***

1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Film Festival, Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Avenue

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Pre-March Rally, Brown Chapel AME Church, 410 Martin Luther King Street

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bridge Crossing & Backward March, from Brown Chapel over Edmund Pettus Bridge

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Post March Rally & Salute to Foot Soldiers, Foot of Edmund Pettus Bridge

5:30 p.m.- 1st Show *Play: Don't Count Me Out, Life Change Productions, Callie M. Willis, Writer & Producer,

8 p.m.- 2nd Show School of Discovery, 400 Washington Street, $10 Monday, Remember, Recommit, Restore 

Selma to Montgomery March departs Edmund Pettus Bridge Thursday--Celebration Rally, near Carver High School Friday--Rally at the Alabama State Capitol.

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