Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow

Mon, Nov 14, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm


A Revolution and its Reversals : Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow in Ypsilanti

Reconstruction and Jim Crow were not just southern phenomena, but realities in Ypsilanti as well.

Join historian Matt Siegfried as we take a close look at the revolution in African American social, political and cultural life in Ypsilanti after the Civil War and how this strong and confident community responded to Reconstructions defeat and the rise of Jim Crow.


Ypsilanti District Library

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Community Roundtable Brunch: Ending Hunger Together

Sat, Nov 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am


Cultivate's Director of Cause, Billy Kangas invites you to Brunch!

We're going to be talking what it would look like to end hunger in the community. Come one and all; eat and contribute!

Tables will discuss what steps they see as imposrtant. Then each table will share some of their own insights. We hope this will help begin a conversation where we can highlight some of the key issues in our community.

Food from Beezy's will be provided by us.

Come build relationships, spark ideas and contribute to the movement to end hunger!

Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse

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