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Maryland Today Interview with Benny Russell and Carol Allen

Listen to an interview with Benny Russell and Carol Allen on "Maryland Today" discuss the upcoming "Sing Me a Dream" concert at Harford Community College. Maryland Today airs on WPOC, WZFT and WQSR.

Listen to the Interview!

Benny Russell interviewed about "Sing Me a Dream: Music and Protest"

Comcast Newsmakers interviewed Benny Russell, composer of the upcoming Hays-Heighe House’s “Sing Me a Dream: Music and Protest,” concert: Listen to the Interview!

You can also hear an interview on Harford Cable Network's Kaleidescope with Benny Russell and Carol Allen, HCC Library Director: Listen to the Interview!

The World premiere performance of “Sing Me a Dream: Music and Protest,” an original four-movement suite for a 17-piece orchestra will be on Feb. 27, 2016 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the HCC Joppa Hall Recital Hall, #1. Reserve free tickets online, or call 443-412-2211.

February 3, 2016 - From “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” to “Compared to What?”

For Voices of Change
Lecture with discussion presented by Benny Russell
DATE: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
TIME: 12:30-1:45 p.m.
LOCATION: Hays-Heighe House, room 201

February 17, 2016 - Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963 Traveling Exhibit (EXHIBIT OPENING)

For Changing America
Exhibit Opening Reception with Living History Presentation of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Bill Grimmette
DATE: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
TIME / LOCATION: 11 a.m.–2 p.m. – Reception and exhibit viewing in the Hays-heighe House
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Living History Presentation in Student Center, room 243

February 22, 2016 - Freedom Riders Film Screening

For Changing America
Film discussion led by Wayne Hepler
DATE: Monday, February 22, 2016
TIME: 12–2:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Student Center, room 243

February 24, 2016 - Opposite Ends of the Spectrum: Martin Luther King, Jr. & Malcolm X

For Changing America
Lecture and discussion led by Susan Muaddi-Darraj
DATE: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
TIME: 12–1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Student Center, room 243

February 27, 2016 - Sing Me a Dream

For Voices of Change
Concert presented by the Morgan State University Jazz Ensemble
DATE: Saturday, February 27, 2016
TIME: 3 - 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Joppa Hall, Recital Hall 1

March 1, 2016 – “We Lived Through It: Gaining Civil Rights in Harford County” Panel discussion led by Christine Tolbert

For Changing America
DATE: Tuesday, March 1, 2016
TIME: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
LOCATION: Student Center, room 243

March 3, 2016 - National Museum of American History Bus Trip to Washington, DC

For Changing America
Register by contacting the Continuing Education & Training Office: (443) 412-2376
COST: $59
DATE: Thursday, March 3, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.– 6 p.m.
LOCATION: Meet at Lot W, Entrance 6

March 22, 2016 - “The Times They Were a-Changin’:” Popular Music and Social Protest, 1963-1973

For Voices of Change
Lecture with discussion presented by Dennis Golladay, Ph.D.
DATE: Tuesday, March 22, 2016
TIME: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Student Center, room 243

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