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Kurt Schmoke on “Challenges to the MLK Legacy: Voting Suppression”
January 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmFree
Kurt L. Schmoke will lead a learning session at Chevrei Tzedek Congregation on Saturday, January 13 on the topic of “Challenges to the MLK Legacy: Voting Suppression:” Dr. Schmoke served as the 46th mayor of Baltimore, Maryland, the first African American to be elected mayor. He is the current president of the University of Baltimore (UB), and former Dean of the Howard University School of Law.
This event is the Congregation’s. annual observance of Martin Luther King Day and the birthday of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, a close associate and fellow freedom marcher with Dr. King. Sabbath Services begin at 9:30 am followed by a Kiddush Collation aat approximately 11:30 am. The lecture and discussion will begin at about 12:15 pm.
Chevrei Tzedek is an informal, egalitarian, welcoming, participatory Conservative Jewish congregation that meets at the Myerberg Center, 2101 Fallstaff Road in Northwest Baltimore City. For more information call 4443 992-7485 or visit www.chevreitzedek.org.