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Local Equity Events

LHiNC’s Equity Committee has curated a list of local events on race and equity, which will be continually updated. If you have an event to contribute, please email it to info@lindenhills.org.

April

April 12 - May 17, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. - Documentaries about Diversity, Presenter: Angie Trimbach; 4 Mondays, Organized by: Minneapolis Community Ed; Cost: $39

April 21 - May 26, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. - So You Want to Be Anti-Racist?, Presenter: Kristen Pehl and Meghan Malone (HOPE); 6 Wednesdays, Organized by: Hopkins Community Ed; Cost: $65

May

May 6, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - The Legacy of George Floyd, Moderator: Nyle Fort, Speakers: Angela Harrelson (George Floyd's Aunt) and Selwyn Jones (George Floyd's Uncle); Organized by Cuyahoga Community College's Stand for Racial Justice Alliance; Cost: Free

May 6, 7:00 p.m. - My Time Will Come: A Memoir of Crime, Punishment, Hope, and Redemption, Presenter: Ian Manuel; Organized by: St Paul Public Library; Cost: Free

May 18, 6:00 p.m. - The Mary Ann Key Book Club – A Community Discussion of 'Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents', Moderator: Myron Medcalf, Panelists: Mahmoud El-Kati, Shannon Gibney, Lissa Jones-Lofgren, Ramona Kitto Stately, Terri Thao and Dr. Artika R. Tyner; Organized by Hennepin County Library; Cost: Free

May 21-May 23, 12pm-8pm -- Justice for George: Messages From The People, Outdoor Exhibition in Phelps Field Park; 3 days (Fri/Sat/Sun), Organized by: Memorialize the Movement, Save the Boards, and Minnesota African American Heritage Museum & Gallery; Cost: Free (Donations welcomed)

May 26, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Time of Reckoning: George Floyd Remembrance and the Black Family, Presenter: Dr. Joi Lewis; 1 Wednesday, Organized by: Healing Justice Foundation; Cost: Free  

June

June - Racial Equity Challenge; 21 Days in June, Organized by: YWCA St. Paul; Cost: Free

June 18  - Juneteenth Sweet Potato Pie Festival, Presenter: Rose McGee; 1 Friday, Organized by: Sweet Potato Comfort Pie; Cost: Free 

June 23, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Time of Reckoning: Policy Roundtable, Presenter: Dr. Joi Lewis; 1 Wednesday, Organized by: Healing Justice Foundation; Cost: Free