When: Thursday, February 24, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Library of Virginia, Lecture Hall & Lobby
Free event but reservations are required as seating is limited! Call 804-692-3900 by February 18th to RSVP. Eight honorees from the past and present – including Henrietta Lacks and civil rights activist John A. Stokes – who have had a significant impact on the history of Virginia will be honored at this celebration. The program begins promptly at 6:00 PM with a reception to follow.
Sponsored by Capital One. The media sponsor of the 2011 African American Trailblazers in Virginia History is the Richmond Times-Dispatch.