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50th Anniversary March on Washington “Freedom, Jobs, Peace and Social Justice”

Official Schedule of Events* August 21 – 28, 2013

8/5/2013, 5:08 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

• Praise and Worship Service for 50th Anniversary March on Washington

• 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

• Mt. Airy Baptist Church

• 1100 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20002

• OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

• Capacity: 1500

Hosted by the National African American Clergy Network, Sojourners, National Evangelical Association, Christian Community Development Association

Thursday, August 22, 2013

• Celebrating the Legacy of Youth in the Movement

• 10th Annual Black Youth Vote! National Civic Leadership & Organizing Training Conference

• Highlights: Unity Breakfast, Tribute to Jamal Rose, Gathering of Black Men “I Am Trayvon” Dialogue, Sister Circles, Issue Organizing Breakouts, Regional/State-Based Organizing Strategy Sessions

• 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

• National Education Association, 1201 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC

• To register go to www.ncbcp.org

Hosted by National Coalition on Black Civic Participation, NAACP, NEA, Generational Alliance, NAN Youth Move, The Praxis Project, NUL Young Professionals, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., BK Nation, 100 Black Men of America, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (List in formation)

• Celebrating the Legacy of Women in the Movement

• Women in the Movement: Past, Present & Future

• Gospel Brunch & Intergenerational Roundtable

• 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

• Dorothy I. Height Building

• 633 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

• Invitation Required

• Capacity: 150

Hosted by NCBCP Black Women’s Roundtable, National Council of Negro Women, National Action Network in partnership w/The King Center, Planned Parenthood

*Schedule subject to change

Thursday, August 22, 2013

• Celebrating the Legacy of A. Philip Randolph & Bayard Rustin

• 44th Annual A. Philip Randolph Institute National Conference

• 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

• Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill

• 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

• To register go to www.apri.org

• Capacity: 700

Hosted by A. Philip Randolph Institute

• Reflections on the March on Washington and I Have a Dream Speech 50 Years Later:

• A Conversation with Simeon Booker, author, "Shocking the Conscience"

• 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

• The Newseum

• 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

• Invitation Required

• Capacity: 550

Hosted by National Council of Negro Women & The Newseum

Friday, August 23, 2013

• Redeem the Dream National Summit & Reception

• 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

• Smithsonian National Museum of African Art

• 950 Independence Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

• OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

• Capacity: 300

Hosted by National Urban League

• Celebrating the Legacy of A. Philip Randolph & Bayard Rustin

• 44th Annual A. Philip Randolph Institute National Conference

• 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

• Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill

• 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

• To register go to www.apri.org

Hosted by A. Philip Randolph Institute

*Schedule subject to change