South Belt Houston Black History Program:
African Americans and the Vote
Please join the South Belt Houston Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. for our
2020 Black History Program presentation of
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
by Mildred D. Taylor
Adapted by Alice M. Gatling
Directed by Brenda Wilson
Set in Mississippi at the height of the Depression, this is the story of one family’s struggle to maintain their integrity, pride and independence in the face of racism and social injustice. And, too, it is Cassie’s story – Cassie Logan, an independent girl who discovers over the course of an important year why having land of their own is so crucial to the Logan family, even as she learns to draw strength from her own sense of dignity and self-respect.
When: Sunday, February 23 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where: Emancipation Park Community Center
Price is per person. Must RSVP via Evite to attend.