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Animating Democracy - A Live % Learn Lyceum & Chautauqua Program in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

COMMONWEALTH MONUMENT PROJECT The Live and Learn Lyceum & Chautauqua Program

Barbara Schaffer Bacon co-directs Animating Democracy, a program of Americans for the Arts that inspires, informs, promotes, and connects arts and culture as potent contributors to civic dialogue and community and social change. A consultant in program design and evaluation, Barbara serves as an adviser for state and national arts agencies and private foundations.

Rick Kearns, Fellow for the Commonwealth Monument Project, will discuss his work on coordinating and facilitating the creation of a memory box dedicated to T. Morris Chester, the brilliant African American lawyer, journalist, activist, and leader from Harrisburg.

Register today! Your Zoom link will be sent via email the day before the event.

Animating Democrary Series: Learn from presenters who are advancing cultural and heritage tourism experiences in Central Pennsylvania while animating democracy through public arts and placemaking programs.

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Commonwealth Monument Project is an initiative of the IIPT Harrisburg Peace Promenade, a Project of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, fiscal sponsor.Animating Democrary with Barbara Schaefer BaconAnimating Democracy Co-directorThursday, October 27, 2022 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

McCormick Riverfront Library and on Zoom 101 Walnut Street, Harrisburg



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