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Highlander Research & Education Center: Commemorative Event


Highlander Research & Education Center: Commemorative Event

July 31, 2019, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join Highlander Staff, Board members, family & friends for a 60th Anniversary Commemoration of the July 31, 1959 raid by local & state authorities that led to the forced removal of Highlander from our first home in Grundy County, Tennessee.

July 31, 2019

5:30-6:00pm CDT *Arrive, walk the grounds & conversations with Highlander staff, family, and friends

6:00-7:00pm CDT Ceremony to commemorate the raid Summerfield, TN (near Monteagle, TN)

For out of town guests, send area lodging inquiries to: allyn@highlandercenter.org

*Park personal vehicles at DuBose Conference Center (635 College Street, Monteagle, TN 37356). A shuttle service from/to DuBose will be available.

Earlier Event: July 27
Brentwood Academy
Later Event: August 4
Battleground Academy Cross Country