Loading Map....

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/13/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Reinsch Library Auditorium, Marymount University

Categories No Categories


Arlington’s African-American kids could attend white schools starting in 1959, but that was just the first step. Playing sports together was an even longer battle that played out in government, PTA meetings, and around dinner tables. This panel discussion will feature men and women athletes representing a variety of Arlington High School sports and will be moderated by former Pittsburgh Steeler (and two-time Superbowl champ), Reggie Harrison.

This program is free and open to the public. It is in the Reinsch Library auditorium on the Main Campus of Marymount University.  Light refreshments will be served in the library reception area.  This event is part of a monthly series of public programs sponsored by the Arlington Historical Society and Marymount University’s Department of History and Politics. For more information, please visit www.arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org, Email: info@arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org or call: 703-892-4204.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS and FREE PARKING: Attendees should enter the Marymount University campus at the library gate on N. 26th Street. Then turn left and park in the garage at the bottom of the incline. Handicapped parking is available at this 26th Street entrance immediately upon entry at the library.  For complete directions to the Main Campus of Marymount University (2807 N. Glebe Road) go to http://www.marymount.edu/Home/Contact-us/Locate-us