2018 

MEMPHIS EVENTS  CALENDAR

The Official Calendar of the National Civil Rights Museum

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Memphis Remembers Martin & Our Movement

A Calendar is the format for your family to 'know the history' of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960's.  Want to know Why the Sanitation Workers went on Strike in Memphis, What sparked the March from Selma to Montgomery which led to Bloody Sunday, Why Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his letter from a Birmingham jail?  You will find all that and more in the pages of Your Memphis Events Calendar.  Historic events are listed by date and year.  Let them motivate your family to learn more together about them and watch the films listed on the date of their release like, The Untold Story of Emmett Till, 4 Little Girls by Spike Lee, The Rosa Parks Story, Duty of Honor the Benjamin Hooks Story and much more...


If you don't know your history some say you are doomed to repeat it, 

but I say if you don't know your history how will you know 

when you are repeating it!  


Get your copy of the Memphis Events Calendar today and Know Your History! Share it with your family!


Below you will find a sample of what you will receive inside the pages of your Memphis Events Calendar...12 months of headliner images with a description of the image beneath...  Dates include Memphis, Martin & Movement history plus local events..

'Taking Education & Faith Seriously

Photographer Michael Ochs Archives - Getty Images

Understanding the 'value of education' Martin Luther King Jr at only 15 years of age becomes a freshman at Atlanta's Morehouse College.  He continues until he obtains a doctorate in systematic theology... My father, grand-father, only brother and uncle were all pastors of course I was religious.....

In the Beginning of the Struggle There Was Slavery

Photo Courtesy of the National Civil Rights Museum

In the beginning  slavery became the 'unspeakable first offense' in what would be a long tradition of  Civil Rights violations against people of African descent,,, The display represents one of the amazing additions made to the NCRM as it underwent a $27.5 million renovation in 2013-2014 the first since it's opening in 1991.,,

Freedom Summer & Freedom Songs

Photographer Bettmann - Getty Images

Like the wind beneath their wings 'Freedom Songs' acted as jet fuel to lift spirits, maintain focus & re-energize even the weariest foot-soldier from Montgomery-Birmingham-Charleston-Nashville-Selma-Memphis & beyond...  The 1964 Freedom Summer Project was a black voter registration drive for Mississippi where volunteers included white northern college students.  Three students Goodman, Chaney & Schwerner were killed...

MLK50th Commemorative Calendar

See a preview of what's inside by clicking the photo on the right


.Calendar Guide:

You will find historic events listed by date and year. Let them motivate your family to learn more about them and watch civil rights movement films as a family that are  listed by their release dates.  

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE

"KNOW YOUR HISTORY"...

.If you don’t know your history some say you are doomed to repeat it, but I say if you don’t know your history, 

how will you know when you are repeating it.

Know Your History!

Cheryl Cole

Memphis Events Calendar


THE MEMPHIS EVENTS CALENDAR IS DECLARING THIS 

THE YEAR OF THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM

All families should make this the year you

schedule your FAMILY visit to this historic site...

MLK50TH ANNIVERSARY


This document is more than a collection of struggles,

instead it is intended to be a record of those events 

along with the laws changed, 

markers laid in remembrance

and recognitions given, by individuals or groups, to those who made each Dream of Change a Reality!

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GET YOUR COPY TODAY AND KNOW YOUR HISTORY!

Skyline Photography by James Blucher III


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