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4th Annual Freedom Seder Revisited

4th Annual Freedom Seder Revisited Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6:30 pm Inspired by the original 1969 Freedom Seder, where hundreds of people of all backgrounds gathered to explore and celebrate freedom in the context of the Civil Rights Movement, this communal event invites you to the Passover table for an evening of commemoration, stories, and a community exploration of freedom in America. Stories and performances by: Details coming soon. In partnership with First Person Arts Sponsored by PECO Community Partners: Coming soon About the 1969 Freedom Seder On the first anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the third night of Passover, the Jewish holiday that commemorates the story of the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt, this ancient Jewish story of liberation was intertwined with a current struggle for liberation for the first time: Black America’s fight for equal rights, at what is now known as the original Freedom Seder. This tradition has continued. Experience a piece of history and help to create the next chapter. FREE meter parking in Center City after 5 pm on Wednesday evenings! Rush-hour zones are free after 6:30 pm. Click here for more information.4th Annual Freedom Seder Revisited Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6:30 pm Inspired by the original 1969 Freedom Seder, where hundreds of people of all backgrounds gathered to explore and celebrate freedom in the context of the Civil Rights Movement, this communal event invites you to the Passover table for an evening of commemoration, stories, and a community exploration of freedom in America. Stories and performances by: Details coming soon. In partnership with First Person Arts Sponsored by PECO Community Partners: Coming soon About the 1969 Freedom Seder On the first anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the third night of Passover, the Jewish holiday that commemorates the story of the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt, this ancient Jewish story of liberation was intertwined with a current struggle for liberation for the first time: Black America’s fight for equal rights, at what is now known as the original Freedom Seder. This tradition has continued. Experience a piece of history and help to create the next chapter. FREE meter parking in Center City after 5 pm on Wednesday evenings! Rush-hour zones are free after 6:30 pm. Click here for more information.

Date & Time

April 13, 2016

6:30PM - 9:00PM

More Info

Event Website

215.923.3811

$36/$25 for Members

Special Attractions Community Freedom

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